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Mixed Reactions in Bangladesh Over Execution of War Criminal

The execution of a senior leader of Bangladesh’s largest Islamist party for his involvement in war crimes committed during the 1971 war has sparked mixed reactions in the country. Supporters of Bangladesh’s war crime trial carried out victory rallies in Dhaka and other cities after the hanging of the third most senior leader of Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI), saying that the Islamist leader deserved the punishment of death for his actions during the war to break away from Pakistan. “Hanging of...

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