Gunmen take some 20 hostages in Dhaka's diplomatic quarter

July 2, 2016 17:01 IST 1 of 5
A number of gunmen, said to be five to six, attacked a restaurant in the diplomatic quarter of the Bangladeshi capital late Friday and may have taken hostages, according to police and witness reports. There were "reports of shooting and hostage situation", the US embassy in Bangladesh has tweeted. Credit: Reuters