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24 December 2013
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On 2 December 2014, David Bergman, a Bangladesh-based British journalist, was convicted of 'contempt of court' for questioning the government's death toll count of the 1971 war. The judges at the International Crimes Tribunal – a domestic war crimes tribunal in Bangladesh – ruled that a blog written by him in 2011 was unprofessional and had “hurt the feelings of the nation”.