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Isis Bangladesh attack 'mastermind' identified as former student from Canada killed in police raid - The Independent

The suspected mastermind of an Isis attack that killed more than 20 people at a café in Bangladesh has been shot dead by police. Tamim Chowdhury, a Bangladeshi-Canadian militant, died in a gun battle after security forces raided a building near Dhaka ...and more »

Bangladesh police kill terror attack plotter in shootout - euronews

Bangladeshi police say they have killed three militants – including the alleged plotter of a terror attack which left 22 people dead last month. The suspects were killed after a shootout near the capital Dhaka. Police say one of the men included ...and more »

Bangladesh Police Kill Man Suspected of Planning Dhaka Bakery Attack - New York Times

DHAKA, Bangladesh — A Canadian man suspected of having planned a July attack on a bakery in Dhaka that left 22 people dead was killed in a shootout with the Bangladeshi police on Saturday, officials said. The man, Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, a 30-year-old ...and more »

Help Fighting Terrorism on Dhaka Agenda for US Secretary of State - Voice of America

Combating terrorism will be a top agenda item when U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry makes his first official visit to Bangladesh, which is still reeling from the July 1 attack claimed by Islamic State at a Dhaka cafe. The siege left 20 hostages dead ...and more »

Bangladesh police kill mastermind of cafe terror attack - TRT World

Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, the mastermind of the last month's attack on a Dhaka cafe, was among four militants killed in a police raid in Naraynganj on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Members of the Bangladesh's elite Rapid Action Batallion during an ...and more »

Bangladesh police say they killed the masterminds of the Dhaka cafe attack - VICE

Bangladeshi security forces say they stormed a hideout on Saturday and shot dead three suspected militants believed to have masterminded last month's attack on a café in Dhaka. The three suspects were holed up in a house on the capital's outskirts, the ...and more »

Police: Arms used in Dhaka attack smuggled in through the border - Dhaka Tribune

The AK 22 rifles which terrorists used in Dhaka terror attack and which were found in Narayanganj militant den were smuggled into Bangladesh through the Bangladesh-India border in Chapinawabganj district, police said. 12; 0; 12shares. Facebook; Twitter ...and more »

Bangladesh Police Kill 3 Terror Suspects - Daily Beast

Police in Bangladesh say they killed three suspected terrorists on Saturday, including the alleged mastermind of the attack on a Dhaka cafe that left 20 dead last month. After receiving a tip that several terror suspects were hiding out in a two-story ...and more »

Badly hit, not knocked out - The Daily Star

The elimination of top militant Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury came as a big blow to “Neo JMB” and officials now believe it will be possible to contain the activities of the terror group. The group, however, might reorganise itself for further attacks as some ...and more »

Bangladesh: Canadian 'Mastermind' of Dhaka Café Attack Dies in Shootout - benarnews

Members of Bangladesh's Rapid Action Battalion leave the scene following a shootout with suspected militants in Paikpura, Naryanganj district, Aug. 27, 2016. Newsroom Photo. The Bangladeshi-born Canadian leader of a militant faction who was the “main ...and more »