Print edition : May 17, 2013
Attempting a siege
Munir uz ZAMAN/AFP
Hefazat-e-Islam activists gather at the Chapla Shibbir at Motijeel in Dhaka on April 6 after an overnight "long-march" to the capital city from different parts of the country.
The terror campaign by jehadi elements indicates that the Bangladeshi state is under attack by the same forces that opposed the country’s independence. By HAROON HABIB