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    Extrajudicial killing goes on as govt remains noncommittal

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 10, 2019

    DESPITE worldwide criticism of extrajudicial killing in the name of drug abuse control, the government seems unperturbed. Two suspected pedlars were killed in ‘gunfight’ with...

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    Govt must stop extrajudicial killings

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    ALTHOUGH the government has claimed that it is sincere in protecting human rights, human rights defenders have termed the country’s rights situation alarming and repressive...

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    Disappearance, extrajudicial killing continue

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:14am on December 10, 2018

    Human rights defenders and educationists have termed the country’s rights situation alarming and repressive as extrajudicial killing, enforced disappearance and custodial torture continued despite the...

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    Enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killing must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2018

    THE call that victims and families of the victims of enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killing and custodial torture put at a programme in front of the...

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    Political parties urged to address enforced disappearances, crossfire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on December 05, 2018

    Political parties should address issues of human rights abuses, especially enforced disappearance and extrajudicial killings, in their respective election manifestos pledging to bring all perpetrators...

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    Worrying attempt at legitimising extrajudicial killings

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2018

    EXTRAJUDICIAL killing has worryingly become the norm. At least 437 people fell victim to extrajudicial killing by the law enforcement agencies and 26 others were...

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    Prohibitive precedents key to stopping extrajudicial killing

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 23, 2018

    EXTRAJUDICIAL killing in the name of anti-drug drive by the members of Rapid Action Battalion and the police is continuing. Rights organisation, Ain o Salish...

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    437 extra-judicial killings in 10 months: ASK

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2018

    Rights organisation, Ain o Salish Kendra, at a dialogue on Tuesday said that 437 people became victim of extra-judicial killings in the last 10 months....

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    Odhikar slams CMP commissioner’s remarks over extrajudicial killings

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on September 08, 2018

    Rights organisation Odhikar condemned a recent statement of Chittagong Metropolitan Police commissioner Mohammad Mahabubur Rahman about how extrajudicial killings were taking place in the name...

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    335 killed in ‘crossfire’ in 7 months: Odhikar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on August 03, 2018

    At least 335 people were victims of ‘crossfire’ in seven months from January to July this year as extrajudicial killings commenced indiscriminately across the country...