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Bangladesh opposition goes to ground

Jan 09, 2014, 9:25 AM EST
As crisis worsens, raids against boycotters of controversial vote widen.
MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images

Bangladesh swore in its new parliament, its electoral composition determined by a vote the opposition BNP party saw as fradulent and boycotted. The U.N. has urged the resumption of dialogue, but the strife-wracked nation's deadlock remains as head of government Sheikh Hasina seemingly moves to consolidate power. 

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