Day: May 16, 2014

Dhaka seeks UNHCR support for repatriation of Rohingya refugees

Chittagong, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hasan Mahmood Ali has required the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Chief in Dhaka Stina Lgungdell to support for repatriation of Burmese Rohingya refugees while he met her on May 15, according to Foreign Minister Office. Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hasan Mahmood...

OIC Secretary General appoints a special envoy for Burma

Chittagong, Bangladesh: The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, has appointed Tan Sri Dato Seri Syed Hamid Albar, former Foreign Minister of Malaysia, as his Special Envoy for Burma, according to OIC statement on May 10, published in official website. Tan Sri Dato...