Bangladesh teachers, students rally against latest killing

Protests took place in Dhaka and around the country on November 1, 2015 against the latest attacks on secular writers and publishersProtesters rallied in Bangladesh Sunday against the latest gruesome attacks on secular writers and publishers, accusing the government of failing to halt rising deadly violence blamed on hardline Islamists. Two secular bloggers and another publisher were also badly injured in a similar and separate attack in Dhaka on Saturday, leaving them lying in pools of blood in their office. “First they targeted the writers, and now the publishers and soon they’ll target all of us,” Samina Lutfa, a teacher at the university, told the rally of hundreds of protesters.

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