One of the alleged gunmen who carried out an attack in the capital Dhaka.
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The young men, armed with knives, bombs and automatic firearms, engaged in a gun battle with police, killing two and wounding more, then seized a popular restaurant in a Dhaka neighborhood Friday night and held some 35 people hostage.As details emerged of the men who laid siege to the Holey Artisan Bakery, it became clear that the attackers did not fit the typical profile for religious radicals coming from economically deprived backgrounds and latching onto extremist groups that promised a new future.Police released photographs of the bodies of five attackers killed by paramilitary forces who ended the hostage siege. They also released names – Akash, Badhon, Bikash, Don and Ripon – which did not match those given by family members. Police said only that militants often go by many names to obscure their identities. The men, all younger than 30, belonged to the banned domestic group Jumatul Mujahedeen Bangladesh, the police said. The men in those photographs released by the Amaq news agency, affiliated with Daesh, also appear to match the police images of the dead assailants in the restaurant after the hostage crisis ended.Police, contacted by Mobashwer's family for help, were unable to track him down.
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