EU envoy due Dhaka Nov 19


PV Desk : The High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini will arrive in Dhaka on November 19 to visit the Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar.

She is expected to hold a meeting with Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali in the one-day visit, said sources from the foreign ministry.

She is likely to address a press conference in Dhaka too.

Meanwhile, EU imposed a ban on arms deal with Myanmar and prohibited Myanmar army officials from travel into Europe.

However, it is being expected that EU may intensify the restrictions further if Myanmar doesn’t respond to the call of stopping violence.