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Hindu Temples and Homes in Bangladesh Are Attacked by Muslim Crowds

Country: 
Bangladesh
News Date: 
02/11/2016
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

Crowds of Muslims attacked Hindu homes and temples in eastern Bangladesh this week, raising concerns that the authorities are not taking steps to curb rising religious tensions. Attacks on Hindus are not unusual in Bangladesh, but it is rare to see multiple crowds targeting temples in an organized way as they did on Sunday and Monday.