IPU delegations call on FM

DHAKA, April 2, 2017 (BSS)- A number of delegations participating in the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) conference today called on Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC)here.

The delegations are from Sweden led by its speaker Urban Ahlin; from Canada led by Senator Nathaniel Erskine -Smith, MP; from Ukraine led by Dr Igor Polikha, its Ambassador in New Delhi; from Thailand led by the First Vice President, National Legislative Assembly Surachai Leingboonlertchai, and the Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs of the United Nations.

During the meeting, the foreign minister and the delegation leaders and members discussed various bilateral, regional and international issues, said a Foreign Ministry press release.

The delegations thanked the Bangladesh government for hosting this big event in Dhaka.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)