US Embassy Worker Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

The U.S. State Department said it was outraged by the murder of Xulhaz Mannan, an activist for the LGBT community.
1:21 | 04/25/16

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On Bangladesh I think some of you've seen these press reports. Suffice it say we were outraged. By the barbaric attack. On mr. dissolve Hodge Manama. A beloved member of our embassy family and a courageous advocate for LG BT rights human rights actually. You know he brutally murdered his home alongside another fellow. I activists and act like this. Simply is beyond words unjustifiable. Inexcusable. And our heartfelt condolences of course go out to his mother to Stanley to his friends. And to his colleagues as well as all those who knew and loved. The other individual. Who was also brutally murder with him. As we mourn his death we celebrate soul Hodges life and everything he contributed to Bangladesh the United States. And to the global struggle for human rights and dignity and we pledge our support to Bangladeshi authorities to ensure that the carriage he did district. And reject Bangladesh is justifiably proud of its history as a moderate tolerant inclusive society. That values of the diversity of its people culture and religions. This attack fundamentally seeks to undermine all. Spangler stands for an all that the Bangladeshi people strive to bring about a recent years.

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