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Nightmare for Muslims in Bangladesh ContinuesTim King Salem-News.com
"I highly condemn the abuse and torture by the law enforcement agencies demand a judicial investigation of the incident" - William Nicholas Gomes, Salem-News.com Human Rights Ambassador
(SACRAMENTO, CA) - The Bangladesh government has been murdering Muslims for speaking out and assembling in public.
"So many people killed at large, the streets were flooded with blood." This was the 5th May, as the narrator in the video below explains, just a month and a half ago.
Journalists were ordered out of the area, then the real bloodshed began, just as it did in Sri Lanka in 2009 when Buddhists set out to lay waste to Hindus in a horrific series of war crimes.
10,000 members of the state security forces were called in and they greeted the crowd with pure violence. People had no chance.
Is this really the effort of a government trying to be secular, trying to avoid Sharia law, or genocide? What Bangladesh's govt. has done is alienate and divide a largely Muslim population.
It began in Shahbag Square, where the 1971 Bangladesh revolution was staged, but there is a massive difference between that movement more than 30 years ago; a quest for political freedom, and the bloodbath Bangladeshi police and military forces unleashed on these people.
One person who has been following this developing story is our Human Rights Ambassador William Gomes in the UK, who was born and raised in Bangladesh who said:
The point is not to advocate for or against the Muslim faith, it is to stand with human beings who are being killed, who happen to be Muslim.
This is a documentary about Genocide In Bangladesh by a fascist government. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina killed Muslim People on 5th-6th May 2013, may we never forget, Insha'Allah.
19 June 2013
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With almost 25 years of experience on the west coast and worldwide as a television news producer, photojournalist, reporter and assignment editor, Tim King is Salem-News.com's Executive News Editor. His background includes covering the war in Afghanistan in 2006 and 2007, and reporting from the Iraq war in 2008. Tim is a former U.S. Marine who follows stories of Marines and Marine Veterans; he's covered British Royal Marines and in Iraq, Tim embedded with the same unit he served with in the 1980's.
Tim holds awards for reporting, photography, writing and editing from traditional mainstream news agencies like The Associated Press and Electronic Media Association; he also holds awards from the National Coalition of Motorcyclists, the Oregon Confederation of Motorcycle Clubs; and was presented with a 'Good Neighbor Award' for his reporting, by the The Red Cross.
Tim's years as a Human Rights reporter have taken on many dimensions; he has rallied for a long list of cultures and populations and continues to every day, with a strong and direct concentration on the 2009 Genocide of Tamil Hindus and Christians in Sri Lanka. As a result of his long list of reports exposing war crimes against Tamil people, Tim was invited to be the keynote speaker at the FeTNA (Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America) Conference in Baltimore, in July 2012. This is the largest annual gathering of North American Tamils; Tim addressed more than 3000 people and was presented with a traditional Sri Lanka ‘blessed garland’ and a shawl as per the tradition and custom of Tamil Nadu
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