Bangladesh police say they know activists’ 5 killers

Victims of the anti-gay attack on April 25, 2016, in Bangladesh
Victims of the anti-gay attack on April 25, 2016, in Bangladesh

Police in Bangladesh have identified five people involved in the April 25 murder of LGBT rights activists Xulhaz Mannan and Mahbub Rabbi Tonoy, but have not yet arrested them, according to news accounts in Bangladesh.

The Bangladeshi online newspaper bdnews24.com reported:

Written by Colin Stewart

Colin Stewart is a 45-year journalism veteran living in Southern California. He is the president of the St. Paul’s Foundation for International Reconciliation, which supports LGBTQ+ rights advocacy journalism, Erasing 76 Crimes. Contact him at info@76crimes.com.

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