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    Myanmar way of action causes problem for Bangladesh: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:15pm on September 07, 2017

      Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday denounced the security clampdown in the Myanmar's western Rakhine state saying the way of actions by Naypyidaw was...

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    Turkish first lady finds genocide in Rakhine State

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 09:45am on September 07, 2017

    Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and first lady Emine Erdogan reached Cox’s Bazar on Thursday afternoon to visit ethnic minority Rohingyas of...

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    Myanmar envoy summoned

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 07, 2017

    The government on Wednesday summoned Myanmar chargé d’affaires in Dhaka Aung Myint and lodged strong protest against ‘unprecedented level of influx of Myanmar nationals to...

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    PM seeks UN intervention for quick repartition of Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:30pm on September 06, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged the United Nations to act in such a way so that the Myanmar refugees staying in Bangladesh can...

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    ‘Myanmar laying landmines near Bangladesh border’

    Reuters | Updated at 11:06am on September 06, 2017

    Myanmar has been laying landmines across a section of its border with Bangladesh, said two government sources in Dhaka, adding that the...

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    Diplomatic moves on to resolve Rohingya crisis

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on September 06, 2017

    Several countries including Turkey and Indonesia and the government launched hectic diplomatic moves to contain the recent influx of minority Myanmar nationals as at least...

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    Dhaka expresses concern over North Korea’s nuclear tests

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:20pm on September 04, 2017

    Bangladesh has expressed grave concerns at the successive nuclear tests conducted by North Korea...

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    Indonesian minister to arrive Dhaka today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 05, 2017

    Indonesia’s foreign minister Retno Marsudi will arrive here on Tuesday to discuss with Bangladesh leadership the current persecution on the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar’s...

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    Bangladesh strongly protests at violation of air space by Myanmar helicopters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:04pm on September 01, 2017

    Bangladesh on Friday strongly protested against the recent instances of violation of her air space by Myanmar helicopters.Bangladesh demanded Myanmar to take immediate measures to...

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    Erdogan calls president, expresses concern over Rohingya crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:28pm on September 01, 2017

    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday night phoned Bangladesh president Abdul Hamid expressing concern over the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. The president’s press secretary...