Bangladesh militancy

‘August Bite foils plot to attack people heading to Dhanmondi 32’

The militant who was killed in the “Operation August Bite” planned to carry out an attack on those heading towards Dhanmondi Road No 32 to pay homage to Bangabandhu on National Mourning Day, the inspector general of police (IGP) says.

August 17, 2017
August 17, 2017

Anonymous persons sued over Dhaka hotel raid

Police have sued unnamed persons over the death of who police described as a Neo JMB militant during a hotel raid in Dhaka’s Panthapath Tuesday.

August 15, 2017
August 15, 2017

‘August Bite foils plot to attack people heading to Dhanmondi 32’

The militant who was killed in the “Operation August Bite” planned to carry out an attack on those heading towards Dhanmondi Road No 32 to pay homage to Bangabandhu on National Mourning Day, the inspector general of police (IGP) says.

August 15, 2017
August 15, 2017

One 'militant' killed in Panthapath hotel raid

A suspected militant has been killed in an operation at a hotel in Dhaka’s Panthapath area where lawmen conducted a raid suspecting a militant hideout.

July 22, 2017
July 22, 2017

2 surrender in Meherpur ‘militant den’ raid

Two women surrender along with two children during a police raid at a suspected militant hideout in Gangni upazila of Meherpur.

July 16, 2017
July 16, 2017

Ashulia raid after month-long tracking: Rab

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) tracked and located for a month the four suspected militants, who surrendered in Ashulia of Savar today, Rab says.

July 16, 2017
July 16, 2017

4 ‘Neo JMB militants’ surrender at Ashulia den

Four alleged militants surrender to law enforcers who conduct a raid at a suspected militant hideout in Ashulia of Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka. The arrestees -- Mozammel Huq, Rashedul Nabi, Ifran Alom and Alamgir Hossain -- are aides of “Neo JMB” militant suspect Tamim Dari, Rab said.

June 12, 2017
June 12, 2017

8 ‘Neo JMB militants' surrender in Rajshahi raid

Eight members of “Neo JMB” surrender before police after the law enforcers cordoned off a house in Tanore upazila of Rajshahi suspecting it a militant den.

May 24, 2017
May 24, 2017

3 ‘Neo JMB militants’ among 4 held in C'nawabganj raids

Rapid Action Battalion detains four people including three suspected militants of “Neo JMB” and recovers gunpowder, firearms and ammunition in drives at separate places in Chapainawabganj district.

May 16, 2017
May 16, 2017

Jhenidah raid: 2 ‘Neo JMB’ men held, huge cache of explosives recovered

Law enforcers detain two “Neo JMB men” and recover a huge cache of explosives including suicide vests, dynamite sticks during an operation at Jhenidah Sadar upazila.

May 7, 2017
May 7, 2017

Jhenidah raid: 2 ‘militants’ killed in ‘suicide blasts’

Two suspected militants are killed in “suicide blasts” when law enforcers were conducting an operation at a suspected militant hideout in Moheshpur upazila of Jhenidah.