Atheist blogger murdered in Bangladesh.

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Islamic extremists hacked Dr. Avijit Roy to death in front of his wife in Dhaka, Bangladesh, this February. Roy, an American citizen, had returned to his native country to attend a book festival that featured his writings on religion and atheism.

Dhaka police have arrested Farabi Shafiur Rahman in connection with the killing. Rahman made frequent death threats against the blogger on his public Facebook page.

"Avijit Roy lives in America. So it's not possible to kill him now. But when he returns home, he will be killed then," Rahman wrote in one posting. In another he said, "It's a Bengali Muslim's holy duty...

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