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Army Chief holds meeting with Sr UN officials

Staff Correspondent

12 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Chief of Army Staff General Aziz Ahmed, who is now visiting United States of America (USA), met senior UN officials this week.

During the meeting, the Army Chief reiterated Bangladesh’s unwavering commitment and continued support for UN peacekeeping operations, according to a press release of ISPR.

On Monday, Chief of Army Staff had a meeting with Under-Secretary-General for Operational Support Atul Khare. During the meeting, the Army Chief thanked him for enlisting Bangladesh Biman in the UN peacekeeping mission.

Meanwhile, in a meeting with the Chief of Army Staff of Bangladesh on Tuesday, UN Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix praised the professionalism, discipline, dedication and courage of the Bangladeshi peacekeepers engaged in UN peacekeeping operations.