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How Nixon and Kissinger Aided Genocide in Bangladesh

Raymond Depardon, Magnum Photos

State-sanctioned violence in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, killed up to 100,000 Bengalis. The Pakistani government was supported by Nixon and Kissinger.
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