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Bangladesh Police Raid Dhaka Homes, Find 20 Bombs

Bangladesh police seized at least 20 bombs and bomb-making materials and arrested two suspected members of a banned radical Islamist group in a series of weekend raids, an official said Monday. Authorities have been under pressure to crack down on radical groups after attacks on foreigners and minorities last year raised concern about rising extremism in the secular South Asian nation. The deputy inspector general of Dhaka police, Monirul Islam, said police arrested two members of the...

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