by Rahnuma Ahmed

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    Resisting ‘sexual terrorists’ in Okinawa

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on June 04, 2017

    FOR the military-industrial complex named the United States, Okinawa is a ‘hub’ for conducting strategic operations throughout the Pacific, but for its residents, US military...

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 18, 2017

    HE WAS kind and cooperative. It was a pleasant surprise. I had two questions for Brigadier General Mohammad Jalaluddin, director, Chittagong Medical College and Hospital, when...

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 17, 2017

    IT’S too late now. If I could start all over again, I would give each individual piece in this series a name, not a number....

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 16, 2017

    ‘He was like a younger brother to me’, Monti Chakma, general secretary, Hill Women’s Federation, said to me softly, unflinchingly....

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2017

    OFFICIAL versions conflict about why Romel Chakma — a 20-year old HSC examinee and leader of the Pahari Chatra Parishad (Hill Students Council) — was...

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 14, 2017

    How does one restore dignity to the memory of a youth who was picked up and tortured, who died of torture, whose body was not...

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    The CIA’s heroin connection

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on April 30, 2017

    OPIUM cultivation in Afghanistan increased more than twenty-fold times after the US and its allies invaded the country in 2001...

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    Jonathan Pilger on USA’s coming war with China

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 01:05am on April 23, 2017

    ‘The Coming War on China’ is a documentary made by the legendary investigative journalist and filmmaker Jonathan Pilger...

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    Getting away with murder

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 01:05am on April 16, 2017

    UNLIKE Rana Plaza where the stench of corpses wafted over when we were still half a mile away, there was no such smell at Tampaco...

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    Quelling anti-Rampal protests (with South Korean assistance)

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 01:05am on April 09, 2017

    IT WAS a peaceful procession. We had gathered under the aegis of the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports, outside...

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