16 Countries envoys urged BNP chief to stop political violence
4 March 2015, Nirapad News: The diplomats of 16 countries on Tuesday met BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and urged to end the ongoing political violence.
A media release, issued by Australian High Commission, said they called for an end to the continuing violence recalling their previous statements on recent events in Bangladesh, and those by the UN.
The group of Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Charges d’Affaires met Khaleda Zia at her political office in city’s Gulshan area on Tuesday evening to discuss current events in Bangladesh.
The diplomats encouraged confidence-building measures including the de-escalation of country’s political conflict in the interest of fostering safety, stability, growth, human rights and democracy in Bangladesh.
The envoys of Australia, Canada, Denmark, EU, France, Germany, Japan, The Netherlands, Norway, Republic of Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States were present there.