Bangladesh to consider amending law seen curbing free speech

FILE PHOTO: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz/File Photo

DHAKA (Reuters) – Bangladesh will consider making changes to a proposed law that journalists and countries such as the United States say could suppress free speech, a government minister said on Sunday after a meeting with a group of editors. The South Asian nation’s parliament passed the Digital Security Act on Sept. 19, combining the […]

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