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Killings, Death Threats Feed Climate of Fear in Bangladesh

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for this week’s shooting of an Italian missionary in Bangladesh, the latest in a string of attacks targeting foreigners and Bangladeshi secularists. The missionary was killed by unknown gunmen in the northern Bangladesh district of Dinajpur Wednesday. A day later, the U.S.-based SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors online activities of radical Islamic groups, reported that Islamic State (IS) had claimed responsibility. ...

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