Bangladesh opposition stalwart jailed for threatening PM

A Bangladesh opposition stalwart was jailed in absentia for three years Wednesday for threatening the prime minister in what his…

A Bangladesh opposition stalwart was jailed in absentia for three years Wednesday for threatening the prime minister in what his party said was another example of government critics being muzzled. Thousands of opposition activists have been arrested under the rule of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who has tightened her grip on power since being re-elected in December.

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