Shamsuddoza Sajen

Shamsuddoza Sajen is a journalist and researcher. He can be contacted at sajen1986@gmail.com

December 10, 2021
December 10, 2021

Mitro Bahini closing in on Dhaka

In a backchannel message, Henry Kissinger, the US president’s Assistant for national security affairs, informed US

December 9, 2021
December 9, 2021

Pakistan accepts truce call of UN

Pakistan informed the United Nations today that she had “decided to accept” the General Assembly’s call for ceasefire and for a withdrawal of hostile troops to their own soil.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

India derides UN proposal for ceasefire

A senior Indian spokesman today disputed statements by a White House spokesman that Indian military intervention in East Pakistan had foiled American efforts to persuade the Bangalee  “insurgents”...

December 7, 2021
December 7, 2021

General Assembly holds emergency debate

The UN General Assembly today held an emergency debate on the Indo-Pakistan war with Argentina proposing an immediate ceasefire and withdrawal of troops of both sides.

December 6, 2021
December 6, 2021

India recognises Bangladesh

Amidst tumultuous cheers and jubilation at Lok Sabha, Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi announced today that India has recognised the government of Bangladesh.

December 5, 2021
December 5, 2021

Russia vetoes troop-pullback proposal

The Soviet Union vetoed today in the UN Security Council an American resolution calling for an immediate ceasefire in the Indian-Pakistani conflict and for the withdrawal of the armed forces of...

December 4, 2021
December 4, 2021

My aim is to make Pakistan armed forces surrender: Lt Gen Aurora

The Mitro Bahini (India-Bangladesh Joint Command) swung into action against Pakistan today. The air force of the Joint Command

December 3, 2021
December 3, 2021

Today the war in Bangladesh has become a war on India: Indira

Pakistan today launched an undeclared full-scale war on India. Pakistan made air strikes on a number of airfields in the western region of India and began shelling several places. Immediately,

December 2, 2021
December 2, 2021

Pressure on India won’t work: Indira

Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi declared today that it did not worry India at all as to who called her aggressor when she had not committed any aggression.

December 1, 2021
December 1, 2021

Road to Freedom: This Day in Bangladesh Liberation War History

The prime minister of Bangladesh, Tajuddin Ahmad, today said the proposal to send UN observers to Bangladesh was nothing but a “planned conspiracy” and “a foul attempt to protect the military...