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US condemns recent attacks on minority Hindu community in Bangladesh


  • US Department of State Spokesperson Ned Price condemned the violent attacks on Hindu temples and businesses in Bangladesh during the recent Durga Puja celebrations. 
  • He urged the Bangladesh government to investigate the incidents thoroughly. 
  • The state department spokesperson said, freedom of religion or belief is a human right and every person around the world, regardless of their religious affiliation or belief, should feel safe and supported to celebrate important holidays.