Dhaka, Feb 14 (UNB) - Secretary of State of the United States of America Michael R Pompeo has expressed his hope to strengthen Bangladesh-US relations and cooperation.
While congratulating Dr AK Abdul Momen on his appointment as the new Minister of Foreign Affairs, Pimpeo also conveyed his conviction to make stronger the enduring ties between the two great nations, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here on Thursday.
The Secretary of State also appreciated the generosity of the Bangladesh government and people for continuing to host and shelter over one million Rohingyas.
Pompeo also shared Bangladesh’s commitment to the eventual return of the Rohingyas to their homeland.
He also praised the impressive diplomatic and academic background, skills and experience of the Foreign Minister.