Top Islamist leader had been sentenced to death by a controversial war crimes tribunal in 2013.
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Judges order government to investigate David Bergman’s reporting on the war crimes tribunal.
Jamaat-e-Islami activists protest across country, as Mohammad Kamaruzzaman faces hanging ‘within months.’
Activists of the Jamaat-e-Islami in various cities have clashed with police to protest Motiur Nizami’s sentencing.
Motiur Rahman Nizami was found guilty of murder, rape and looting during 1971 war.
Delwar Hossain Sayedee will now spend the rest of his ‘natural life’ in prison for crimes committed in 1971.
Two people killed in violence resulting from Jamaat-e-Islami leader’s hanging over his role in the 1971 war.
Ghulam Azam led the Jamaat-e-Islami in Bangladesh during 1971 civil war.