Bangladesh hangs Mujib killers
Bangladesh has executed five ex-army officers convicted of killing the country’s independence leader in 1975.
Courtesy: BBC News
The men killed Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the president’s wife, three sons, two daughters-in-law and approximately 20 others as part of a military coup.
Only hours earlier the Bangladeshi law minister had announced that they would be executed by Sunday but could be “hanged at any moment”.