Reflections on the torture and murder of tribal leader Choles Ritchil:

“I’m sorry, Choles Ritchil. I didn’t believe the evidence of your body. I kept thinking the torture report was a hysterical invention. So much damage to one corpse, it seemed impossible. No, it is impossible. Isn’t it? It must all be lies. Those human rights groups, we know they always exaggerate — just to get foreign funding and create a bad image for Bangladesh…”

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