[JURIST] The International Crimes Tribunal Bangladesh (ICTB) on Thursday indicted fundamentalist leader Mir Quasem Ali, on charges of crimes against humanity committed during the 1971 liberation war. Ali, a member of the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) [party website, in Bengali; GlobalSecurity backgrounder] central executive committee, was indicted on 14 charges [FE report], including murder, abduction and torture. He is also charged with killing eight people [PTI report] in the Chittagong metropolitan area during the war. The three-member panel of judges set a...

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