OIC FMs visit Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camps

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4th May, 2018 09:04:50 printer

OIC FMs visit Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camps


Foreign ministers of the member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)   visited in Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camps on Friday.


Earliar, they reached Cox's Bazar at 9 am.


The foreign ministry took the foreign ministers of the OIC nations to Cox’s Bazar to visit Rohingya camps on the day before the opening of the conference.


The foreign ministers talked with Rohingya refugees at the camps.


The day-long visit was aimed at showing the plights of the worst persecuted Muslim minority to the Muslim leaders from across the world.


Dhaka also wants to use the visit as an opportunity to persuade Muslim countries to take more active and effective steps to find out solutions to the Rohingya crisis.


They arrived in Dhaka to join the 45th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) scheduled to begin in the capital on May 5


The government has taken necessary preparations to hold the two-day CFM at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC).


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the conference in the presence of the foreign ministers of 57 OIC member states in the morning of May 5.