Bangladesh Army

  • Funeral held for officers killed in Bangladesh mutiny March 2, 2009

    Dhaka: Tens of thousands of mourners were attending a state funeral on Monday for dozens of Bangladesh army officers killed in a mutiny last week. The bloody rebellion by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) paramilitary troops at their Dhaka headquarters ended on Thursday, but not before causing a major security alert and alarming...
  • Bangladesh Rifles' mutiny over, claims Government February 26, 2009

    Dhaka: The 33-hour mutiny by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) troopers ended Thursday evening as the rebels laid down their arms in the face of an imminent attack by the army, which had moved tanks into position for an assault on the BDR headquarters in Dhaka. "The situation is under complete control of...