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Bangladesh police say 9 Islamists killed in Dhaka raid - AFP

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Bangladesh Eid Blast, July 7, 2016

Update: 2 killed, 9 injured in militant attack in Kishoreganj, Bangladesh, approximately 90 miles from Dhaka - Reuters

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

US State Department issues Bangladesh travel warning following Dhaka attack, says 'government assesses that the terrorist threat is real and credible'

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Chilcot Iraq War Inquiry 2016

Editor's note: Sir John Chilcot is in the process of delivering his report into the Iraq war. He has concluded that the war was not the last resort and started the report by referencing those killed in the Iraq war, also mentioning the deaths in the Dhaka cafe attack last weekend. He has says the intelligence provided to justify invasion was presented with "certainty that was not justified," that the UK failed to achieve their objectives in Iraq with "consequences to this day." - Grace

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Update: Police officials in Dhaka say Saiful Islam Chowkidar, pizza maker at Holey Artisan restaurant, was among 6 men who were killed by police on Saturday - Reuters

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Bangladesh police official says Dhaka cafe hostage may have been shot dead by mistake, believing he was an attacker - Reuters

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Airplane carrying the bodies of seven Japanese nationals killed in Dhaka cafe attack have arrived in Tokyo - IANS

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Italian officials visit site of Dhaka cafe attack - Reuters

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Italian Foreign Ministry posts travel advisory saying it can not exclude possibility of further attacks in Bangladesh - AP

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Bangladesh home minister says Dhaka gunmen made no demands; authorities had asked intentions - Reuters

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

More: Bangladesh home minister says all Dhaka restaurant attackers were well-educated and most came from wealthy families; Asked why they would have become Islamist militants, minister says: 'It has become a fashion' - AFP

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Bangladesh Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan says Dhaka restaurant gunmen were members of homegrown Bangladeshi militant group, not Islamic State - AFP

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Statement: European Council President Donald Tusk on Dhaka attack: 'The European Union stands side by side with Italy, its people and its authorities at this sad moment. The fight against terrorism will continue unabated. The European Union stands united against all forms of extremism. These attacks must not be allowed to undermine our common values' - @eucopresident

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon condemns attack in Bangladesh, says UN is 'prepared to assist in efforts to prevent violent extremism in all its forms' - United Nations

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

UC Berkeley official describes student Tarishi Jain killed in Bangladesh terrorist attack as a 'smart and ambitious young woman with a big heart' - UC Berkeley

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Statement: UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks on death of student Tarishi Jain in Bangladesh: 'We have been in contact with her family to provide assistance in any way that we can and are working closely with our other students there to assist them in staying safe and determining whether they leave the area' - @abc7newsbayarea

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Inspector general of police says Dhaka attackers were Bangladeshi citizens - Daily Star

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

White House says US citizen among those killed in Bangladesh terror attack; identity not yet released - AP

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

White House press secretary says US 'condemns in the strongest terms the horrific terrorist attack in Dhaka, Bangladesh' - @ZekeJMiller

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Dhaka restaurant attack, July 1, 2016

Emory University identifies 2 of their students, Abinta Kabir and Faraaz Hossain, among victims of terror attack in Dhaka, Bangladesh

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