Straight talk with Shariar Kabir

WION India Dec 08, 2016, 12.24 PM (IST)
The Dhaka caf? siege earlier this year brought to the fore the growing threat of terrorism in Bangladesh. While many in the west view Islamist terrorism as a post-9/11 phenomenon. Noted Bangladeshi journalist and film-maker Shahriar Kabir believes that its origins can be traced back to circumstances in which the modern state of Bangladesh was created in 1971.