The Embassy of the Republic of Korea, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh and the East Asia Study Center of the University of Dhaka jointly organised a seminar on the study of “50 Years of Korea-Bangladesh Relations: Trends and Directions” at Foreign Service Academy.

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen spoke at the seminar as the chief guest.

South Korean Ambassador to Bangladesh Lee Jang-keun and Bangladesh ambassador to South Korea Delwar Hossain joined as special guests chaired by Dhaka University professor Delwar Hossain.

Highlighting Bangladesh-Korea relations Momen sought South Korea’s support for expediting Rohingya repatriation, noting that they have some leverages on Myanmar. “This will be a real achievement.”