Govt to brief foreign envoys today, highlight Rohingya issue
The government will brief diplomats stationed in Dhaka today (Wednesday) on current issues with special focus on Rohingya one, said an official on Tuesday.
Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen and senior officials of the foreign ministry will be there at the diplomatic briefing.
"We will reply all of their queries during the briefing," a senior official said, adding that Rohingya situation will be on focus.
Bangladesh is now
hosting over 1.2 million
Rohingyas and majority of them entered Bangladesh since August 25, 2017.
Earlier, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) called upon the ad hoc ministerial committee, led by Gambia, to take immediate measures to launch the case of Myanmar's human rights violations against Rohingyas at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on behalf of the OIC.
It affirmed its support for the ad hoc ministerial committee on human rights violations against the Rohingyas in Myanmar, using all international legal instruments to hold accountable the perpetrators of crimes against the Rohingya.