Army chief to leave for USA today

Staff Correspondent

29 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Army chief

to leave for

USA today

Chief of Army Staff General Aziz Ahmed will leave Dhaka today on a 15-day official visit to the United States at the invitation of the Chief of Staff of the US Army.

During the visit, he will participate in discussions about regional defense and mutual military cooperation between the two countries at the Office of the Secretary of Defense for Policy South and Southeast Asia.

He will also attend courtesy meetings and discussions with the US Army Chief of Staff and inspect various US military installations and training facilities.

During his stay in the United States, Bangladesh Army Chief will also exchange views with the military advisors and Under Secretary Generals of the United Nations Peacekeeping Missions.

After the tour, the Chief of Army Staff will return home on February 12.