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× Bangladesh man jailed for altered Facebook photo of prime minister

Dhaka, Bangladesh -- A Bangladeshi man who distorted and posted photos of the prime minister has been sentenced to seven years in jail under tough internet laws that critics said are used to muzzle dissent.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, re-elected in December in an election tainted by violence, mass arrests and claims of rigging, has been accused of increasing authoritarianism.