Friday, April 25, 2014   

Bangladesh affirms death for Islamist
(12-12 14:36)

Bangladesh's highest court upheld the death sentence for a top Islamist leader convicted of war crimes, just two days after he was given a dramatic last-minute reprieve from execution.
Chief Justice Muzammel Hossain “dismissed'' Abdul Quader Molla's appeal in the Supreme Court for a final review of his death sentence. The judge said his dismissal paves the way for Molla's execution.—AFP

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