Bangladesh denies IS link after hostage bloodbath – International link probed


DHAKA: Bangladesh said yesterday the attackers who slaughtered 20 hostages at a restaurant in Dhaka were well-educated followers of a homegrown militant outfit who found extremism “fashionable”, denying links to the Islamic State group. As the country began two days of mourning for victims, details have emerged of how the assailants spared the lives of Muslims…