Bangladesh: US will not take any side in election, Envoy

DHAKA, 25 April 2022, (TON): US Ambassador to Bangladesh Peter Haas has said “US will not take any side in the upcoming elections in Bangladesh and reiterated his government’s commitment across the world to help countries strengthen democracy.”

The ambassador while addressing a seminar said "let me be clear: the United States will not pick a side in the upcoming elections. We simply hope for a democratic process that allows the Bangladeshi people to freely decide who will run their country.”

Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies organized the seminar on “Bangladesh and the United States Relations: Moving Towards Enhanced Cooperation and Partnership” at the BIISS Auditorium.

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen spoke as the chief guest.

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