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Buddhist Monk Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

An elderly Buddhist monk has been hacked to death in a remote region of Bangladesh, officials said. The body of Mong Shwe U Chak, 75, was found early Saturday in an isolated temple in a village 350 kilometers southeast of Dhaka, the capital.   Police say they do not know the motive for the killing of the monk, who lived alone. The Daily Star, a Bangladeshi newspaper, reported "panic spread among the locals" following news of the slaying. The monk's son told The...

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