Friday, July 1, 2016

Terrorists Take Hostages At Restaurant In Dhaka

In Dhaka, Bangla Desh, a reported "eight or nine" gunmen attacked the Holey Artisan Bakery, a restaurant located in a diplomatic quarter of the city.  At least 20 people, including foreigners, have been taken hostages.  After police responded, two policemen were killed during an exchange of gunfire with the attackers.  ISIS has claimed responsibility.

Read more at the Dhaka Tribune, The Guardian, CBC News, The Hindu and Sky News.

UPDATE:  The reports now indicated 20 hostages and 6 of the terrorists have been killed.

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