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Bangladesh sentences Islamic party leader to death

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DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A special tribunal in Bangladesh on Thursday sentenced a leader of an Islamic political party to death for crimes during the nation's 1971 war for independence, a politically charged decision that sparked violent protests that left at least 12 people dead across the nation. Delwar Hossain Sayedee, one of the top leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami, was found guilty on eight...