By Ali Riaz
In an remarkable exhibit of strength, association and talent, proscribed Islamist militant organisations exploded greater than 450 bombs inside of a span of lower than an hour all through Bangladesh on 17 August 2005 sending a powerful message that they have been a strength to be reckoned with. This catastrophic occasion, by way of a few suicide assaults, pressured the then reluctant Bangladeshi executive, a coalition of center-right events with Islamists between them, to recognize the life of a community of militants and take motion in contrast probability.
Against this backdrop, this e-book is the 1st educational examine at the transforming into Islamist militancy in Bangladesh. It examines the relevance, value and trajectories of militant Islamist teams in Bangladesh, exploring the complicated internet of household, neighborhood and foreign occasions and dynamics that experience either engendered and reinforced Islamist militancy in Bangladesh. the 3 components - household, nearby and foreign features - are every one mentioned individually and their connection and hyperlinks are analyzed. It is going directly to examine attainable destiny trajectories of militant Islamism in Bangladesh.
This e-book addresses a subject of serious value for modern Bangladeshi politics, and should be of curiosity to students of foreign politics and protection stories, together with terrorism and the politics of South Asia.
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