USCIRF Raises Concerns on Bangladesh Religious Violence

The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCRIF) expressed grave worry about this week’s attacks on Durga Puja celebrations in Bangladesh and the country’s ongoing communal unrest. Several Hindu holy sites have been attacked in recent days, which Bangladesh’s …

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Bengal Inter-communal Violence Leaves Dozens of Hindu Homes Vandalized and Burned

Inter-communal conflicts in Bangladesh’s Rangpur district damaged 66 houses and burned down 20 homes belonging to Hindus. According to Assistant Police Superintendent Mohammad Kamruzzaman, the riots were reportedly triggered by a social media post amid protests by Hindus against incidents …

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New Clashes Erupt at Al-Aqsa Mosque, West Bank, Jersusalem

The altercations started after police attempted to disperse the crowd, but some protesters resisted and started throwing rocks. li government and far-right groups earlier this week.  The altercations started after police attempted to disperse the crowd, but some protesters resisted …

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