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No End in Sight for Bangladesh’s Political Stalemate

For the past eight weeks in Bangladesh, more than 100 people have died in bomb attacks on public vehicles and alleged police shoot-outs, as the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and its allies continue a nation-wide transportation blockade. BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia insists that the blockades will continue until prime minister Sheikh Hasina resigns and calls for national elections. With the government refusing to hold elections until its present term ends in 2019 and...

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