Nation paying tribute to martyred intellectuals in Bangladesh

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 14.Dec 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh- People from all walks of life reiterated the demand for trial of the war criminals as they paid tribute to the martyred intellectuals on Wednesday at Mirpur Martyred Intellectual Monument . On this day in 1971, the Pakistani occupation forces and their local collaborators including Al-Badr, Al-Shams and Razakars brutally killed the country’s leading intellectuals, just two days ahead of the final victory. © Monirul Alam