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“I'm being frank with you about my feeling that it is unacceptable," he told the journalists at his office on Monday.

Bangladesh officials were surprised with Ramadan's reaction even though the ministry of Foreign Affairs clarified on Sunday that there has been no change in the country's Israel policy and Bangladeshi citizens are still barred from visiting Israel.

The Ambassador, however, said they sincerely hope that Bangladesh will revise this decision and keep this sentence in the passport - "except Israel" because this also represents a support to the Palestinians.

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