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Bangladesh expresses concern over launching of ballistic missile by North Korea

DHAKA, May 15, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh today expressed deep concern over launching of ballistic missile by Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) yesterday.

"By launching of the missile, DPRK has violated its obligation under the relevant resolutions of the United Nations Security Council," a foreign ministry statement issued here today said.

In the statement, Bangladesh reaffirmed its commitment to the maintenance of peace and stability and urged North Korea to refrain from any activity which can potentially escalate tension in the region and beyond.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)