The year 2004 was not typical for Bangladesh; unfortunately, it was worse than usual. The country's fragile democracy suffered serious reversals. Rising political violence and religious militancy, coupled with the government's vindictive attitude and the main opposition party's intransigence, have created an unstable environment that is likely to inflict still further damage on Bangladesh's democracy.
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Research Article| February 01 2005
Bangladesh in 2004: The Politics of Vengeance and the Erosion of Democracy
Asian Survey (2005) 45 (1): 112–118.
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Ali Riaz; Bangladesh in 2004: The Politics of Vengeance and the Erosion of Democracy. Asian Survey 1 February 2005; 45 (1): 112–118. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2005.45.1.112
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