Monthly Archives: May 2016

Shafik Rehman: Growing concerns for elderly journalist hospitalized after being held in solitary confinement | The independent

An elderly Anglo-Bangladeshi journalist has been hospitalized after being held in solitary confinement and denied medical treatment in prison, his family said. Shafik Rehman, 81, is a prominent journalist with dual British and Bangladeshi nationality. He has supported pro-opposition groups in the country and was arrested on April 16 on …

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