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  • ‘Shootouts’: Two brothers among three dead

    Three men, including two siblings, were killed in two “gunfights” with members of Border Guard Bangladesh and police in Cox’s Bazar and Cumilla early yesterday.

  • 3 killed in ‘shootouts’

    Three people, including two suspected drug traders, died in “gunfights” with the police and the Rab in Dhaka, Munshiganj, and Rangpur yesterday.

  • Rohingya robber leader Nur Mohammad killed in gunfight

    Two killed in ‘gunfights’ in Gazipur, Bogura

    Two men were killed in separate “gunfights” in Gazipur and Bogura early yesterday.

  • Bangladesh Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal

    Home boss defends deaths in crossfire

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan yesterday defended crossfire deaths saying the law enforcement agencies opened fire during the anti-narcotics drives only in self-defence.

  • Two killed in 'gunfights'

    Two alleged criminals -- a drug dealer and a robber -- were killed in “gunfights” with police in Kushtia and Barishal yesterday.

  • ‘Shootout' with Cops: Top-listed yaba dealer shot dead

    A “top yaba trader” was killed in a “gunfight” hours after his arrest in Teknaf of Cox's Bazar early yesterday, said police.

  • 'Kidnapper' killed in 'shootout'

    A teenager, who allegedly abducted and killed a fourth grader, was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Jashore's Monirampur upazila early yesterday.

  • Listed drug dealer killed in 'shootout'

    From a waiter in a restaurant Nadim Hossain became a millionaire in just a few years. And behind his meteoric rise was drug dealing in Mohammadpur's Geneva Camp, said police and officials of the narcotics department.

  • Four killed in 'shootouts'

    Three alleged drug peddlers and one alleged robber were killed in separate “gunfights” with law enforcers in Jhenidah, Mymensingh and Gaibandha yesterday.

  • 'Shootout' spree on

    Seven suspected criminals were killed in what law enforcers said were incidents of “shootout” amid a crackdown on narcotics in the last one day.

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    Two killed in 'gunfights' in Mymensingh

    Two alleged criminals, including a murder suspect, were killed in separate “gunfights” with law enforcers in the early hours yesterday.

  • Two killed in 'shootouts'

    Two people, including a fugitive under death sentence, were killed in “shootouts” between law enforcers and “suspected criminals” in the capital and Narayanganj early yesterday.

  • Man killed in 'shootout' with police

    An alleged criminal was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Abaderhat area under Agordari union of sadar upazila in Satkhira around 4:00am yesterday.

  • 5 killed in 'shootouts' in one day

    Five people, including three alleged robbers, were killed in “shootouts” with law enforcers in Dhamrai, Brahmanbaria, and Rajbari

  • Murder suspect killed in 'shootout'

    Law enforcers were clueless about the whereabouts of Nurul Islam Nuree, a suspect in the Banani manpower businessman murder last year.

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    2 killed in 'shootout' in Comilla

    Two alleged robbers were killed in a “shootout” during a police raid in Comilla's Debidwar area early Saturday.

  • 'Criminal' killed in 'shootout' with Rab

    A suspected criminal was killed in a “shootout” between Rab and his cohorts in the port city's Panchlaish early yesterday.

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    Robber killed in 'shootout' with police

    An alleged robber was killed in what police claimed was a shootout between police and his armed cohorts in the capital's Khilgaon area early yesterday.

  • One killed in 'shootout' with DB men

    A man was killed in what police claimed was a crossfire between detectives and his armed cohorts in South Keraniganj early yesterday.

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    Rape accused killed in 'gunfight'

    An alleged rapist was killed in a “shootout” with Rapid Action Battalion in Kurushkul village in the early hours yesterday.

  • 'Gunfight' With Rab: 'Robber' killed in Sundarbans

    An alleged robber was killed in a “gunfight” with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members in Sharankhola range of the Sundarbans in Bagerhat early yesterday.

  • 'Robber' killed in 'shootout' with police

    An alleged robber was killed in a "gunfight" with police, while another beaten to death by locals in Mymensingh's Trishal upazila early yesterday.

  • 3 killed in 'shootouts'

    Three people were killed in separate 'shootout' incidents in Brahmanbaria district and Keraniganj Upazila on the outskirts of the capital early yesterday.

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    ASP Mizan murder: 2 suspects killed in Dhaka ‘gunfights’

    Four people including two suspected killers of ASP Mizanur Rahman are killed in separate “gunfights” in Dhaka and Kushtia.

  • ‘Robber’ killed in Jhalakathi ‘gunfight’

    An alleged robber is killed in a “gunfight” between police and a group of robbers at Satrakanda village in Jhalakathi district.

  • 2 'criminals' killed in 'shootouts'

    Two alleged criminals, including a charge-sheeted accused in Fulgazi upazila chairman Ekramul Haque murder case, were killed in “gunfights” with law enforcers in Feni and Rangpur yesterday.

  • 'Crossfire' deaths and enforced disappearances continue

    The latest report of the human rights watchdog Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) is worrying. Apart from 68 people killed in “shootouts” and “crossfire” encounters with the police and other law enforcing agencies in the first six months of 2017, 44 persons were picked up, allegedly by people identifying themselves as members of the law enforcing agencies, according to ASK, during this period.

  • No extrajudicial killings by cops

    Cops never indulge in extrajudicial killings in the name of “crossfire”, but if under attack, they open fire in self defence, said Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia yesterday.

  • Dinajpur, militants, Bangladesh

    Two suspects killed in cop 'shootout'

    Two people allegedly involved in the killing of AK Azad, a newly elected Union Parishad chairman, were killed in a “shootout” with police in Joypurhat early yesterday.

  • One more killed in 'gunfight'

    One man was killed and two others injured during “gunfights” with police in Narail, Jessore and Satkhira districts early yesterday.

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