Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)

Public prosecutor murder: HC upholds death penalty for 5 JMB men

The High Court has confirmed the death penalty for five operatives of banned outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) for killing a public prosecutor of Jhalakati, Advocate Haider Hossain,...

October 19, 2017
October 19, 2017

2 ‘JMB men’ held in Dhaka

Rapid Action Battalion claims arrest of two alleged activists of banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from Dhaka’s Sabujbagh and Wari areas.

August 29, 2017
August 29, 2017

JMB militant held in Dhaka

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims to have detained a suspected militant of "Sarwar-Tamim group of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)" from Abdullahpur...

August 28, 2017
August 28, 2017

Explosion in Mymensingh: 4 bombs, 8kg gunpowder recovered

Four bombs and more than eight kilograms of gunpowder were recovered today from the house in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh where a JMB suspect died during an explosion while making a bomb yesterday...

August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017

Aug 17 series blast: 14 JMB militants jailed for 20yrs

A Tangail court sentences 14 militants of banned outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) to 20 years’ imprisonment in August 17 series blast case in Tangail district 12 years ago.

July 7, 2017
July 7, 2017

4 ‘Neo JMB men' held in Rajshahi

Police claim to have arrested four operatives of “Neo JMB”, an ultra-radical offshoot of Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), from Durgapur and Puthia upazilas of Rajshahi.

July 3, 2017
July 3, 2017

Couldn't root out militancy, but destroyed its network

Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Hoque believes militants will not be able to carry out attacks as their strength has been reduced through continued police operations since the Holey...

March 4, 2017
March 4, 2017

'Spiritual leader' of 'Neo JMB' arrested

Counterterrorism officials have arrested the alleged spiritual leader of “Neo JMB”, who they think approved the Gulshan café attack plot last year.

August 22, 2016
August 22, 2016

4 female JMB members on 4-day fresh remand

A Dhaka court places four female members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) on a four-day fresh remand in a case filed under the Anti-Terrorism Act.

August 7, 2016
August 7, 2016

Japanese killing: 8 JMB men indicted

Eight militants of the banned Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) are indicted over the murder of Japanese national Kunio Hoshi in Rangpur.

August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016

Dhaka raid militant Abdullah’s aide held in Dinajpur

Detectives arrest an allegedly close aide of Abdullah, one of the militants killed in Dhaka raid, from Nawabganj upazila of Dinajpur.