Protesters Clash With Police as Garment Workers Seek Pay Rise and Decent Working Conditions in Bangladesh
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News about the struggle for better democracy in Bangladesh. According to Freedom House, the latest elections were "deemed free and fair by European Union observers and other monitoring groups but serious problems remain in the election system and in ensuring human rights". Also check out our section on World Democracy.
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