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Security Alert – Bangladesh Prime Minister to visit Gulshan-1 on December 21, 2018

Security Alert – Bangladesh Prime Minister to visit Gulshan-1 on December 21, 2018 Location: Gulshan-1, Dhaka, Bangladesh Event: Local media sources report that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will attend a political campaign meeting at the Gulshan Youth Club Field in the Gulshan-1 area on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.  You should expect traffic ...
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Ambassador Earl Miller Meets with The American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh (AmCham) Business Leaders

The strength of the U.S. private sector is one of our country’s core competitive advantages.  I am proud that the United States is the single biggest market for Bangladeshi exports and the largest investor in Bangladesh.  U.S. companies are bringing some of the best and most innovative technologies to this country.
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Remarks By Ambassador Earl R. Miller After Meeting CEC

The United States encourages the Government of Bangladesh to hold, as the Honorable Prime Minister has said, “free, fair, and credible elections”. We’re concerned about the recent incidents of violence in 18 districts throughout the country.  Everyone, no matter the political party or sentiment, should act peacefully and responsibly.  All sides must eschew violence.  Violence ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Dhaka, Bangladesh

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Dhaka, Bangladesh (December 10, 2018)  Location: Bangladesh, countrywide Event: Formal campaigns for the Bangladesh national election begin Monday, December 10 with voting scheduled to take place on Sunday, December 30.  Expect political rallies and demonstrations throughout this election period. Historically, elections in Bangladesh have been marked by unrest.  We ...
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