Root of Rohingya disaster lies in Myanmar, solution too: PM

National Desk, Rashedul Islam Biplob , Staff Reporter: Dhaka Office: Root of Rohingya disaster lies in Myanmar, solution too: PM, Stating that the basis of Rohingya trouble lies in Myanmar, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday advised the global network, which includes Switzerland, to keep up stress on Myanmar for an early peaceful way to the disaster, reports UNB. The Prime Minister got here up with the decision in a statement after a meeting with journeying President of Swiss Confederation Alain Berset at her office.

“We had a efficient meeting nowadays. We’ve mentioned the Rohingya crisis for the duration of bilateral talks. I shared that as the root of the trouble lies in Myanmar, the solution must be observed in Myanmar,” she said.
“I positioned emphasis on complete and instantaneous implementation of the tips of the Kofi Annan Commission Report, as so as to be severely crucial for the sustainable go back of the Rohingya human beings, in protection and dignity, to their homes in Myanmar,” the Prime Minister stated .

At the meeting, she stated, they discussed the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which provides a completely unique possibility to construct new worldwide partnerships.

Sheikh Hasina stated these days both the countries agreed to finish a framework MoU on collaboration on subjects related to the implementation of Agenda 2030 in close to destiny.

A joint declaration identifying the important thing areas for broader cooperation among the two international locations changed into issued nowadays, she said including, “We can also now ask our respective authorities to increase a roadmap for the implementation of our joint undertakings in a time-sure way for the shared prosperity of our two human beings.”

She thanked Alain Berset for making his historical first-ever reliable visit to Bangladesh and termed it a milestone in 45 years of diplomatic family members among the two countries.

Hasina recalled her go to to Switzerland in December 2000 at the invitation of the then President of the Swiss Confederation. She said Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had terrific admiration about Switzerland for its democratic values, high monetary achievement, unique overseas policy of peace, friendship and firm neutrality. “Bangabandhu, my father, checked out Switzerland as a version and desired to expand Bangladesh because the ‘Switzerland of the East’.”

Switzerland become many of the first few West European countries to recognize Bangladesh as an impartial country on 13 March 1972. Ever on account that Switzerland became an crucial improvement associate and a time examined buddy, she said.

Hasina preferred the function performed by means of Switzerland concerning the Rohingya crisis at extraordinary United Nations forums and past.

“I’m very satisfied to study that high-powered enterprise delegations from both nations exchanged perspectives inside the first-ever high-level Bangladesh-Swiss Business and Investment Forum held nowadays.”

She hoped that Swiss companies will explore enterprise possibilities in Bangladesh, and invited them to participate in sectors like oil and gas exploration, strength and energy which includes renewable electricity, crucial infrastructure development, ICT, banking and coverage, and prescribed drugs.

Terming the relations between Switzerland and Bangladesh as accurate, Swiss President Alain Berset stated Switzerland with this visit demonstrates its guide and cohesion for Bangladesh in the course of the Rohingya crisis.

“The bilateral family members among our countries are properly. We’ve had the opportunity to change these days on regions — alternate, development cooperation, cultural exchanges, and climate alternate — where each nations see a robust capacity for development of our relations,” he said in every other declaration after the joint briefing.

Berset lauded Bangladesh’s efforts in similarly strengthening democracy and rule of law and the demanding situations that go together with it.

He additionally greeted Bangladesh as it’s far heading in the direction of rising a center-income country. “We additionally welcome efforts in improving the commercial enterprise weather, felony safety and the need for a sustainable enterprise environment, inclusive of respect for human rights.”

Mentioning that the bilateral alternate among the 2 international locations has nearly doubled during the last seven year, he stated: “It’s my company notion that the Swiss-Bangladeshi exchange and funding will reach new heights inside the future.”

Switzerland may be very a whole lot interested by continuing this path with the authorities of Bangladesh, the personal zone and civil society organizations, stated Berset including that a particular recognition on the next couple of years might be on social inclusion, economic development, governance and secure migration.

Another document adds: Swiss President Alain Berset, now in Dhaka on a 4-day reliable visit, stated the scenario of Rohingyas is of incredible situation to his country and laid emphasis on their secure and voluntary repatriation to Myanmar. He favored Bangladesh for its role in dealing with the largest humanitarian disaster. “Switzerland commends your government and the human beings of Bangladesh for the unity, assistance and protection provided to the Rohingyas,”.


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