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Bangladesh: Hundreds protest over viral video of attack on woman

Hundreds of Bangladeshis have staged protests and scuffled with police this week after a video of a disadvantaged woman being attacked was posted online.
Human rights groups say abuses against women are only getting worse.
Al Jazeera’s Leah Harding reports.

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    India,pakistan,Bangladesh,most asian and Muslim country suffers alot from these cases!

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    Its the ruling political parties goons. They have become the kings of the country.

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    Islam is garbage.

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    Md. Mustafa Morshed Saif

    গণতন্ত্র নিপাত যাক, কে কে একমত?

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    Bparis freedom Ranger

    Most of rape is done by dictator Lady hitler hasina’s party Awami dog league

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    Cut organs in public

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    thanks for the info al jazeera

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    অশ্লীল পোশাক পরে মাগীবাদী দের প্রতিবাদ 😂😂

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    Mohammed Abdulla Mogral

    hasina should be thrown in jail

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    0:17 she’s adorable I’m so proud of the youth standing up for justice and what’s right

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    Jesus Christ, the Son of God, died for our sins, He was buried and resurrected on the third day.
    Believe on Him to be saved.

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    As a Bangladeshi i feel shamed. I don't know what should i say against this crime means rape.
    But this case is very alarming for Bangladeshis girls at that moment. So i have a request to those popular journal , especially Al jazzera please do something for our young generation and make them easier to protest loudly against this rape as well as government.

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    I won't complain about my life again. Ever. 5 year old raped?!😔

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    Rise your hand to support the women and death sentence law need to pass against rape.. Shame on the person who allures his sexual desire to the innocent girl is highly recomended to disable his ejection process through injection or stone ..

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    Ruling government should wake up and take every necessary steps to make safe our respected women…..

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    Get back to the kitchen!!

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    The real culprits here are the miscreants of the ruling party of Bangladesh. They are backed by a corrupt government and terrorize the common people and brutally rape them. World leaders need to look at Bangladesh's dictatorial government and its horrors.

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    you mean women in a Muslime country aren't safe? come on, I don't beleive. NOT

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    Seriously, how much rape goes on in India?

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    Why do they only show the poor side of Bangladesh 🤦🏻‍♂️

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    Shaikh Hasina is a lier.

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    At last aljazeera told true. Thanks aljazeera

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    It's such a horrendous situation.. people can just walk away even if they commit rape and murder, simply beacuse they are connected with Awami league ( the ruling party for nearly 2 decades).

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    Awami league (the ruling party) needs to step down, they already crippled the nation.

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    Shame on ruling party of BANGLADESH.

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    Ami tumake sudur budor

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    In UP Hatras, India Rape case, the victim family gets the punishment not the rapist.

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    Saludos a bangladesh también en bangladesh me conoce me alegra Así es que sería recíproco con ustedes les ayudaré ya no quería entrar en batalla porque le metí un flechazo a cantidad de centros se puede decir cante naciones con una sola flecha lo madrugó montón de países y ahora se lo voy a lanzar otra flecha sumar la cantidad de centros incluyendo contra de solución para los países donde paran matando mujeres no solamente mi ancla 19 Oriente diferentes países deben crear el Ministerio de la mujer así como mi patria Ah Y también crea no deben crear es el Ministerio de la mujer en bangladesh en diferentes países de medio oriente para que le defienda sus derechos no solamente un ministerio no me gusta burócratas el Ministerio de estar unificado a poder judicial fiscalía ayuda social no sé entidades que puedan atender inmediatamente a la mujer no como que me falta es que solamente atiende que te votan Como animal no las organizaciones gubernamentales deben estar unificada exclusivamente Para apoyar a la mujer inmediatamente incluyendo económicamente y más beneficios eso deben crear en bangladesh y también medio oriente así se podría poner más derechos a favor de ellas hagan eso de nuevo otra flecha para todos los países

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    afgan , pakistan , india and bangladesh can be called the rape belt
    they have worst implementation of rules

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    'Death penalty' for rape is not a serious punishment. It's a major disproportion. Especially given that women take these terms (sexual assault, rape) very lightly and can falsely accuse people or blackmail. Wanting 'death' for rape is based on pure feelings and emotions. Not on logical thoughts.

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    Just another example of why Al Jazeera is such a good news channel for airing terrible injustices such as this.

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    হাসিনা তো বেশ্যা ও কি জবাব দিবে 😁

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    Most of the rape cases are false… That means these people are working on agendas.

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    Proper application of Sharia and Veil can only solve this problem.
    Femenism,Atheism,Secularism only bring violence.

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    All problem bangladesh one woman prime minister sheek hassina she every criminal PROTECT

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    Shame Bangladesh Shame on you

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    Prime minister sheek hassina own party bd awamilige other part student leuge should be rape murder every criminal part this party all in all criminal give protection prime minister sheek hassina

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    What's the government doing . No rules and regulations. Shame . Such a low act

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    Rapists country in the world

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    Yuck. Fear not. God is cleansing Earth right now as I speak. The virus will become more and more virulent. Then other disasters will follow. Your country will be flooded.

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    RIP Bangladesh

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