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Bangladesh has expressed its readiness to join any regional or global effort to address human trafficking by sea in the Indian Ocean region in an integrated and comprehensive manner, reports UNB. Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque conveyed Bangladesh's position while addressing the special meeting on Irregular Migration in the Indian Ocean in Bangkok, Thailand on Friday, according to Foreign Ministry here. "We're talking about human beings who are victims or potential victims. They deserve our compassion. Our collective endeavor should be to protect their lives, alleviate their sufferings and uphold their dignity," he said adding that to this end, Bangladesh stands ready to join any regional or global effort. The Foreign Secretary said there is no doubt that there is...  read more>>

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