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(S +) Der SPIEGEL 50 years ago: Bangladesh's bloody start to independence


Seldom did so many atrocities accompany the birth of a great state as in 1971 in Bangladesh. The conditions for the 72 million inhabitants couldn't have been more difficult.

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Captured in Khulna (1971): East Bengal freedom fighters threaten collaborators

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