The aging ‘uncle’ seeking to bring down Bangladesh PM Hasina

Kamal Hossain, a leader of the opposition alliance Jatiya Oikyafront, is pictured during an interview with Reuters in Dhaka, Bangladesh, November 22, 2018. . REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

DHAKA (Reuters) – An octogenarian former comrade of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s father in the country’s independence struggle is now the face of an embattled opposition seeking to end her decade-long rule increasingly tainted by accusations of authoritarianism. In a general election due next month, Hasina’s ruling Awami League will be fighting to retain […]

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