[JURIST] The International Crimes Tribunal in Bangladesh (ICTB) [Facebook page] on Monday indicted [BSS report] former Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) leader Abdul Alim on 17 counts of crimes against humanity, making him the seventh high-profile leader to be indicted, Bangladesh's national news agency reported. Alim and other participants in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War [GlobalSecurity backgrounder] against Pakistan face charges for alleged human rights atrocities committed during the revolution. At his hearing on Monday, Alim was formally charged with inciting...

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