European Council president reiterates EU’s support to Bangladesh on Rohingya issue

LT24::The European Council President Charles Michel reiterated the EU’s continued support to Bangladesh for a lasting and peaceful solution to the Rohingya humanitarian crisis. He said this while Ambassador Mahbub Hassan Saleh, the newly appointed Head of Mission of Bangladesh to the EU, called on him to present his Letters of Credence here today. President […]

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres applauded Bangladesh for temporarily hosting the Rohingyas

Dhaka,  31 January 2021:The Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres, recently wrote a letter to Foreign Minister Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen expressing deep gratitude to Bangladesh for hosting the Rohingya population who fled atrocities and persecution in Myanmar. The Secretary-General assured that the UN has renewed its advocacy and support in the Rakhine State […]

PM hopes to resolve Rohingya crisis through talks with Myanmar

LT24::Dhaka::Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated Bangladesh’s friendship-based foreign policy and renewed calls for the repatriation of the forcibly-displace Rohingya people through discussions with neighbouring Myanmar. Hasina made the remarks while attending the graduation ceremony of Defense Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) 2020-2021 course via video conference from Ganabhaban on Thursday. More than 700,000 […]

Dhaka seeks proactive global support to manage Rohingyas, climate refugees

BSS & LT24:: Foreign minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today said Bangladesh needs proactive international support to manage forcefully displaced Rohingyas as well as climate refugees. “We need effective and proactive support from the international community to manage this huge displacement,” he said. Dr Momen mentioned that Bangladesh has the first-hand experience of all these […]

Vasan Char gets police station

Vashanchor Correspondent::Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Tuesday formally opened a newly-constructed police station in Bhasan Char of Hatiya Upazila under Noakhali district, reports UNB. Noakhali’s police chief Md Alamgir Hossain presided over the inaugural function while Noakhali-6 MP Ayesha Ferdous, Public Security Division senior secretary Mostafa Kamal Uddin, Inspector General of Police (IGP) Benazir […]

Rohingya repatriation: Bangladesh, Myanmar, China tripartite talks Tuesday

UNB::Dhaka::Bangladesh, Myanmar and China will hold a virtual tripartite meeting on Tuesday to discuss ways to expedite the Rohingya repatriation process. Rohingya repatriation talks between Dhaka and Naypyitaw remained halted for nearly a year due to COVID-19 pandemic and general elections in Myanmar. Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen will lead the Bangladesh delegation in the […]

Bangladesh-Myanmar-China tripartite meeting on Rohingya repatriation Jan 19

LT24::Dhaka::Bangladesh, Myanmar and China will hold a tripartite meeting on Rohingya repatriation in Dhaka on January 19 as Bangladesh finds the repatriation as the only solution to the crisis. “We hope it would be a fruitful meeting,” Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen told reporters on Wednesday about the tripartite talks. He said the meeting […]

Facebook allowing Myanmar military to recruit for genocide, says rights body

LT24::After Facebook suspended US President Donald Trump for inciting violence, rights body Burma Campaign UK has repeated its call to Facebook to stop the Myanmar military using Facebook to recruit members, reports UNB. The Burma Campaign UK also reiterated its callto stop the Myanmar military promoting its businesses on Facebook, profits from which help fund […]

Foreign journalists, envoys to visit Bhasan Char, FM says

LT24::Dhaka::Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen on Sunday said the government will take journalists of foreign media and foreign envoys stationed in Dhaka to Bhasan Char to witness the facilities ensured for Rohingya refugees on the ground. The minister said they noticed a negative and false campaign launched abroad against Rohingya relocation to Bhasan Char despite […]

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