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Ambassador-At-Large For International Religious Freedom David N. Saperstein In Dhaka

David N. Saperstein, the Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, will travel to Bangladesh this week. While in Bangladesh, Ambassador Saperstein will discuss religious freedom with government officials, civil society representatives, and a range of leaders representing both majority and minority religious communities.
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Op-Ed “Bangladesh Leads on Migration Discussions”

People do not make the decision to leave their homes lightly, but sometimes circumstances compel them to move. Many Bangladeshis leave home to pursue opportunities in the wider world. And tensions, conflict, and discrimination inside neighboring Burma have, over the years, led people from that country to flee across its borders into Bangladesh, Thailand, China, ...
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Security Message: The Narayanganj City Corporation Election and the District Council Election of Bangladesh

The Narayanganj City Corporation election will be held on Thursday December 22, 2016 and the District Council election is scheduled for Wednesday December 28, 2016.  In light of these forthcoming events, please be advised that there’s been a historic trend of civil unrest during pre-election periods. Read the full message . (PDF 72 KB) PDF Files Require the Free Adobe Acrobat Reader ...
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