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    Bangladesh policy on Israel not changed: FM  

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 06:18pm on May 23, 2021

    The foreign ministry on Sunday said that Bangladesh had not deviated from its longstanding position on Israel. ‘The ban on travel of Bangladeshi passport holders...

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    Saudi-Pakistan vow to reset strained ties

    Agence France-Presse . Jeddah | Updated at 09:25pm on May 08, 2021

    Saudi Arabia and longstanding ally Pakistan signed several agreements Saturday and vowed to reset ties strained by months of disagreement over policy on the Kashmir...

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    Weak foreign policy deepens flood woes: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on July 28, 2020

    The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday alleged that the people living in the country’s river basins were experiencing floods almost every year due...

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    New muscular militarism in a ‘dangerous world’

    Marijn Hoijtink and Hanna Muehlenhoff | Updated at 12:00am on February 03, 2020

    ON SEPTEMBER 10, 2019, incoming European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen, along with her team of nominees for commissioners, presented her ambitions for the...

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    Now the generals speak up?

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2019

    NOW they’ve decided to speak out! For years, I’ve published searing critiques of US senior generals and admirals for their failure to speak out publicly...

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    Betrayal is American foreign policy

    Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on October 10, 2019

    FIRST, the (mostly) good news: president Trump appears poised, finally, to end the US military mission in northeast Syria. The move would constitute the first...

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    Sanctions: failure of US foreign policy

    David Rosen | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s meeting with North Korea’s supreme leader, Kim Jong Un, on June 30 may turn out to be more than just another publicity...

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    President seeks Tajikistan support to end Rohingya crisis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:11pm on June 14, 2019

    Bangladesh president Abdul Hamid has sought cooperation from Tajikistan in resolving the Rohingya crisis. The president came up with the call when he met Tajikistan...