Dhaka Attack: All assailants were Bangladeshi citizens

By: | Updated: July 3, 2016 11:07 AM

After a night's horror in the Dhaka episode of ISIS terror attack, it was reported that all the attackers were Bangladeshi citizens.

The nationalities of the hostages found dead inside the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe after the seige were also released.The nationalities of the hostages found dead inside the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe after the seige were also released.

After a night’s horror in the Dhaka episode of ISIS terror attack, it was reported that all the attackers were Bangladeshi citizens.

The police had tried to arrest five of the militants before, according to an IANS report.

The nationalities of the hostages found dead inside the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe after the seige were also released.

There were nine Italians, seven Japanese, two Bangladeshi, one US citizen of Bangladeshi origin and one Indian among the victims, according to the Joint Force Command in Bangladesh.

The Islamic State Branch took responsibility for the attack through its news agency, Amaq that said 24 people “of different nationalities” were killed and 40 others were injured, reported IANS.

(With inputs from IANS)

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