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Gunmen Kill Muezzin of Shi’ite Mosque in Bangladesh

Unidentified gunmen opened fire on worshippers inside a Shi’ite mosque in Bangladesh’s Bogra district Thursday evening, killing one man and injuring three others. “The gunmen entered the mosque before launching the gun attacks. Four with gunshot injuries were immediately taken to a local hospital where one, the muezzin, died later,” Arifur Rahman Mondal, additional superintendent of police in Bogra, told VOA by phone. “We have already launched a countrywide operation to hunt out the...

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