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US remains ‘focused on situation in Myanmar for Rohingyas’

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Staff Reporter
The United States has said their efforts remain focused on steps that will improve the situation for Rohingyas and all people in Myanmar and as well as promote accountability for those who were responsible for atrocities.
"That's something we're continuing to focus on," said Deputy Spokesperson at US Department of State Robert Palladino at a press briefing in Washington, DC on Tuesday.
The US efforts are particularly aimed at easing sufferings and addressing some of the root...
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Moudud says EC, admin under control of govt

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Staff Reporter
BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Wednesday alleged that the Election Commission (EC) and police and civil administration are working under the full control of the government.
Speaking at a press conference at BNP's Nayapaltan central office, he also brought various allegations of...
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Campaign convoy of Afroza Abbas ‘attacked’ in city

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The campaign convoy of BNP's Dhaka-9 seat candidate Afroza Abbas reportedly came under attack twice at Kamalapur and Madartek in the city by ruling party followers on Wednesday, leaving five people injured.
A group of ruling party activists, led by local Awami League leader...
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Benapole port workers go on strike

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Benapole: The loading and unloading of heavy goods remained suspended at Benapole land port for the third consecutive day after workers went on strike demanding outstanding wages of five months.
Importers said they were facing huge loss as most machinery and goods for factories...
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EU releases addl 5mn Euro aid for Rohingyas

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The European Commission has released an additional 5 million Euro to provide life-saving food assistance to the Rohingya communities living in Cox's Bazar district.
This comes on top of the 40 million Euro in humanitarian aid announced in May in response to the crisis.
"Today's...
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