Bangladeshi security forces close to a Spanish restaurant following a hostage taking in Dhaka in July 2016. Photo: EPA Bangladeshi security forces close to a Spanish restaurant following a hostage taking in Dhaka in July 2016. Photo: EPA
Bangladeshi security forces close to a Spanish restaurant following a hostage taking in Dhaka in July 2016. Photo: EPA

Bangladesh arrests Islamist extremist over deadly 2016 cafe attack

  • Police said Mamunur Rashid supplied money, weapons, ammunition and explosives for the attack and hostage taking at a popular tourist spot

Topic |   Bangladesh
Bangladeshi security forces close to a Spanish restaurant following a hostage taking in Dhaka in July 2016. Photo: EPA Bangladeshi security forces close to a Spanish restaurant following a hostage taking in Dhaka in July 2016. Photo: EPA
Bangladeshi security forces close to a Spanish restaurant following a hostage taking in Dhaka in July 2016. Photo: EPA
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