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Gunmen take hostages at Dhaka cafe

Gunmen have stormed a popular cafe in the diplomatic area of the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, and taken hostages.

Unconfirmed reports say those captured include foreigners.

The cafe is located in the city's Gulshan district.

So-called Islamic State is claiming responsibility for the attack. The BBC's Sanjoy Majumdar reports.

  • 01 Jul 2016
  • From the section Asia
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