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Understanding the Rohingya Crisis: A View From Bangladesh

Friday, February 26, 2021
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Speaker

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh

Presider

Former Chief Operating Officer, GiveDirectly; Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations for Management, Reform and Special Political Affairs

Foreign Minister Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen of Bangladesh discusses the Rohingya crisis in neighboring Myanmar, its implications for Bangladesh, and the future of Bangladesh-U.S. relations.

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