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Hundreds of Homes of Indigenous Buddhists Burned Down by Bengali Settlers…………in BANGLADESH

Indigenous Buddhist communities in Bangladesh’s Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT)* have once again come under attack from Bengali Muslim settlers in the region. Local media reported that on 2 June, more than 200 homes of indigenous communities in Longadu, Rangamati Hill … Continue reading

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25,000 Muslim Rioters Torch Buddhist Temples, Homes in Bangladesh

Tens of thousands of rioters left a trail of destruction in southeastern Bangladesh as they torched Buddhist temples and homes near the town of Ramu. The violence was sparked by a photo posted on Facebook that allegedly insulted Islam. A … Continue reading

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Buddhist Monk Attacked in Bangladesh

The Buddhist minority in majority Muslim Bangladesh have been constant targets by Islamic extremists Chittagong, Bangladesh– Three men were arrested by police after they barged into a Buddhist temple this week to attack a Buddhist monk during a religious function. … Continue reading

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