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US religious freedom envoy due in Dhaka this week

Special Correspondent |
Update: 2018-04-16 7:33:40 AM
US religious freedom envoy due in Dhaka this week
Sam Brownback (File photo: collected)

DHAKA: US Department of State ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom Sam Brownback is coming to Dhaka this week, on a visit to Bangladesh.

He will visit the Rohingyas at Cox’s Bazar refugee camps, said a press release issued by US Embassy in Dhaka. 

Sam Brownback will visit Turkey and Bangladesh from April 13-20, added the release.

However, the specific date of his arriving here isn’t known yet, an embassy official told Banglanews Monday (April 16).

He will attend discussion with government officials, civil society representatives and the leaders of different religious communities here, the release said more.

BDST: 1733 HRS, APR 16, 2018

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