Title Bangladesh: 1. Please give a brief update on the treatment of Bangladesh National Party (BNP) supporters in Bangladesh. 2. Do reports suggest that political groups target family members (including infants) of opponents, using kidnapping/extortion, etc. as a political tool? 3. Do reports suggest that returnees from abroad are targeted for extortion, kidnapping, etc? If so, do these appear to be opportunistic criminal acts, or based on some criteria such as political background, etc?
Publisher Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal
Publication Date 28 April 2010
Country Bangladesh
Topics Persecution based on political opinion | Political groups | Political parties | Political situation | Returnees | Security situation
Citation / Document Symbol BGD36477
Cite as Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal, Bangladesh: 1. Please give a brief update on the treatment of Bangladesh National Party (BNP) supporters in Bangladesh. 2. Do reports suggest that political groups target family members (including infants) of opponents, using kidnapping/extortion, etc. as a political tool? 3. Do reports suggest that returnees from abroad are targeted for extortion, kidnapping, etc? If so, do these appear to be opportunistic criminal acts, or based on some criteria such as political background, etc?, 28 April 2010, BGD36477, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4f40e3292.html [accessed 21 September 2014]
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