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Sunday, 27 September 2015 - 20:06
Australia to Seek Bangladesh Tour Security Assurances
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Cricket Australia said it would seek assurances from its Bangladesh counterpart before proceeding with the team's October tour, amid government fears that "militants may be planning to target Australian interests".

CA chief executive James Sutherland announced that the team's departure from Sydney on Monday would be delayed after the Department of Foreign Affairs told him there was a potential security risk to Australians.

CA's head of security was en route to the South Asian nation to speak to the Bangladesh Cricket Board and government officials to get some "undertakings and understandings of what the situation is there in Bangladesh before we make further decisions.
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