Some of these photographs may contain severe graphic elements
Just a day before Bangladesh’s declaration of independence, Pakistan Army launched “Operation Searchlight” on 25th March night - a planned military pacification - which ended up in mass killings of civilians.

The atrocities continued throughout the next months. In December, Pakistan Army started targeted killings of educators, engineers, doctors, writers, journalists, artists, painters, and other intellectuals - in an effort to cripple the future generation.
Here are some pictures from December’71
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Atrocities Gallery
Protest Gallery
Naoaki Usui                           Robin Sen Gupta                              S. M. Safi
Refugees Gallery
Newspaper Clippings