Suicide bomber blows himself up at Dhaka airport

Bangladesh, a suicide bomber blew himself up at the Dhaka international airport yesterday evening. Police said the man, in his thirties, blew the explosives tied to his waist around 7 PM local time at a police post at the airport. Police said no one was injured in the blast.

Islamic State terror group has claimed responsibility for the attack. Security has been tightened at airports and prisons across Bangladesh after the attack. The attack comes a week after a similar attack on a nearby Rapid Action Battalion camp on March 17.

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