Jamaat-e-Islami leader sentenced to death for war crimes during 1971 war

A presidential pardon is now all that can stay the execution of Mohammad Kamaruzzaman, a Bangladeshi politician sentenced to death for alleged war crimes committed during the country’s 1971 war of independence. Kamaruzzaman, a leader in the Jamaat-e-Islami party, had his petition for a trial review rejected by the Supreme Court on Monday, the final step in the […]