Myanmar president to visit Bangladesh

June 25th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS  

Sheikh Hasina Yangon, June 25 (IANS) Myanmar President Thein Sein will embark on a three-day official visit to Bangladesh next month, the foreign ministry said.

Thein will start his trip July 15 and will hold talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Zillur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the Mizzima News reported Monday.

Both sides will discuss trade, border and security issues. They will also discuss the issue of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh.

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