Strike on Dhaka to protest the gas tariff 

Police use a water canon on protestors during a half-day long strike against the gas price increase in Dhaka, Bangladesh on February 28, 2017. Activists from the Progressive Students’ Alliance, the student wing of the Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) and the Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal (BSD) along with components of the Gonotantrik Bam Morcha (a coalition of left-leaning political parties), organized the strike after the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission announced increased gas prices for all consumers. 

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Nationwide Strike

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Dhaka, Bangladesh August 2013

Bangladeshi people ride on the motorcycle during a nationwide strike called by Islamist political party Bangladesh Jammat e Islami to protest cancellation of its registration, in Dhaka on August 14, 2013. One man died as police and supporters of Bangladesh’s Islamist party clashed in the capital during a strike called by the group.

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POD | Zuma Press 16 May 2013

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May 16, 2013 – Chittagong, Bangladesh – Bangladeshi police urge people to move to safer areas ahead of the arrival of tropical cyclone Mahasen in Chittagong, Bangladesh. People living in coastal areas in Bangladesh and Myanmar are being evacuated as cyclone Mahasen is expected to make landfall late Thursday or early Friday, according to news reports. (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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POD | Zuma Press 06 April 2013

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April 6, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – Islamic activists march to Dhaka’s business hub Motijheel turning it into a human sea as thousands of people poured into the area to join the mass rally of radical Islamist organization Hefajat-e Islam to press home its 13-point demands including capital punishment of atheist bloggers for ‘defaming’ Islam and Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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POD | Zuma Press 28 March 2013

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March 28, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – Police point a gun at a home owner during a search for protesters who took part in a nationwide strike called by the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP). The BNP and its allies enforced a 36 hour general strike across the country mainly to demand the release of more than 150 of their leaders and activists detained earlier this month. (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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Bangladesh Marks Anniversary of ‘Operation Searchlight’

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March 25, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – Marchers lit candles to remember the victims of ”Operation Searchlight,” the 1971 military operation carried out by the Pakistan Army to curb the Bengali nationalist movement. (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)