The European Council President Charles Michel reiterated the EU’s steady help to Bangladesh for an enduring and peaceable answer to the Rohingya humanitarian disaster.
He made the remarks whereas the newly appointed Head of Mission of Bangladesh to the EU Ambassador Mahbub Hassan Saleh referred to as on him to current his Letters of Credence in Brussels right this moment, based on a launch obtained right here.
In the course of the assembly, president Michel recalled his earlier conferences with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, together with the final one held in Madrid in December 2019.
Ambassador Saleh burdened the necessity for taking credible measures to generate confidence among the many forcibly displaced Rohingyas from Myanmar authorities for his or her protected, dignified and sustainable return to the Rakhine State.
He additionally conveyed the nice and cozy greetings of President and Prime Minister of Bangladesh to the President of the European Council.
EU President acknowledged Bangladesh’s preoccupation with local weather change, and famous the present Presidency of the Local weather Susceptible Discussion board (CVF).
Ambassador Saleh urged establishing a devoted bilateral platform between Bangladesh and the EU for exchanging views and dealing extra intently to deal with the challenges of local weather change.
The Bangladesh Ambassador underscored the necessity for increasing the scope of Bangladesh-EU Partnership past the standard areas of mutual curiosity.
President Michel expressed curiosity in additional participating on local weather change, migration and human rights points, amongst others.