[JURIST] Special war crimes tribunals of the government of Bangladesh on Monday indicted the chief of Bangladesh's largest Islamic party, along with his deputy, for alleged human rights atrocities committed during the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War [GlobalSecurity backgrounder] against Pakistan. Matiur Rahman Nizami, the chief of the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) [GlobalSecurity backgrounder] party, was indicted on sixteen counts [WP report], including genocide, by the International Crimes Tribunal in Bangladesh (ICTB) [Facebook page]. His deputy, Abdul Quader Molla, was also indicted by...

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