Members of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion stand guard as supporters of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party demonstrate during a 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA Members of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion stand guard as supporters of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party demonstrate during a 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA
Members of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion stand guard as supporters of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party demonstrate during a 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA

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Members of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion stand guard as supporters of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party demonstrate during a 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA Members of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion stand guard as supporters of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party demonstrate during a 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA
Members of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion stand guard as supporters of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party demonstrate during a 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday. Photo: EPA
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