Rohingya repatriation: Xi-Hasina agree for speedy solution

Rohingya repatriation: Xi-Hasina agree for speedy solution

Agency News

Dhaka, Jul 5 : Chinese President Xi Jinping and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday held talks and agreed for speedy solution to the protracted Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh.

"The two leaders have agreed on solving the Rohingya problem fast and said it cannot be kept unresolved", Foreign Secretary Md Shahidul Haque told reporters after the meeting held at Diaoyuati State Guest House this evening.

"There is no disagreement among us on how the problem will be solved, the Rohingyas must go back to their homeland," the foreign secretary quoted the two leaders as saying in a report in Daily Star.

Haque said the two leaders mentioned that the representatives of the two countries will work together in this regard and they will pursue 'good will' to prevail on Myanmar for the repatriation of the Rohingyas.(UNI)