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Former Bangladesh military dictator Ershad dies, aged 90

Former Bangladesh military dictator Ershad dies, aged 90



Hussain Muhammad Ershad ruled Bangladesh for almost a decade before a pro-democracy movement ousted him in 1990. Ershad’s rule was marked by his controversial decision to make Islam the state religion of the country.



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