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  • Police arrest a suspected member of Jamaat-e-Islami during a two-day long strike in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 4, 2013.
  • People help to control a fire set on a train during protests at Kamlapur Railway Station in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 4, 2013.
  • People walk past wooden logs placed on a road by protesters from Jamaat-e-Islami, Rajshahi, Bangladesh, March 3, 2013.
  • A police officer searches a passerby during a nationwide strike in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 4, 2013.
  • Firefighters try to douse the fire set by protesters from Jamaat-e-Islami during clashes with police in Rajshahi, Bangladesh, March 3, 2013.

Bangladesh Faces Second Day of Strikes, Protests

Published March 04, 2013


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