External Publications by BIPSS Researchers 1

Asian Conflicts Reports  2013

To Build trust among multinational participants to encourage wider network and strategic communication, COUNCIL FOR ASIAN TRANSNATIONAL THREAT RESEARCH (CATR) was founded in response to the request of multinational representatives attending a 2005 counter-terrorism conference sponsored by the U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM), the Southeast Asia Regional Centre for Counter Terrorism (SEARCCT), and the Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA).BIPSS is one of the members of this consortium. President BIPSS is a member of CATR board. The latest copy of CATR publication  Read More


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  3. ACR September-November-2011
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  6. ACR March -2011
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Council For Asian Terrorism Research Issue 4 | April, 2009

On 25 and 26 February 2009, over a period spanning thirty six hours, Dhaka was torn apart by a bloody mutiny. Members of the Bangladesh Rifles, a paramilitary force which guards Bangladesh’s borders, took up arms in revolt …

By Shafqat Munir, BIPSS Research Analyst based in ICPVTR, Singapore. Read more…


External Publications by BIPSS Researchers 2

Royal United Services Institute Independent Talking on Defence and Security Studies

The BDR Mutiny in Bangladesh:Understanding the National and Regional Implications Bangladesh is still reeling from the massacre of army officers at the hands of mutinous members of the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR). The tragedy has left an indelible mark on the country’s psyche. As a spate of urgent enquires are launched to determine the reasons behind the February 2009 bloodbath, the country is vulnerable and open to exploitation by an assortment of militants.

By Shafqat Munir, BIPSS Research Analyst based in ICPVTR, Singapore. Read more …

Bangladesh: A fragmenting nation?

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