Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022

Personally grateful to US for giving me job, home in mid 1990s: Momen

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has expressed deep gratitude to the American politicians and eminent persons like Senator Edward Kennedy, singer George Harrison and Bangladeshi Americans who supported Bangladesh’s Liberation War.

June 8, 2021
June 8, 2021

Bangladesh to push for vaccine supply at UN meeting on LDC: Momen

Bangladesh will push for vaccine supply for the country and other developing countries and will discuss the issue of Rohingya repatriation during the upcoming UN meeting on LDC scheduled for June 15.

February 22, 2021
February 22, 2021

Let other countries take Rohingyas, we can’t take more: foreign minister

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today urged other countries and human rights bodies to come forward to share the burden of Rohingyas, saying that Bangladesh has done enough.

April 28, 2020
April 28, 2020

Other nations also have responsibility to shelter Rohingyas floating at Bay

Referring to international community's continuous call on Bangladesh to shelter Rohingyas floating on boat at Bay, Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has said no other country in the region is being requested to share the burden in a similar way.

March 21, 2020
March 21, 2020

Will import 10,000 testing kits, protective gear from China soon: Foreign minister

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says the government will soon import 10,000 testing kits and 10,000 protective equipment from China to fight the spread of coronavirus.

March 7, 2020
March 7, 2020

Coronavirus might affect Mujib Borsho celebration: foreign minister

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says the outbreak of coronavirus might affect foreign guests’ presence at Mujib Borsho celebration.

November 27, 2019
November 27, 2019

Army chief’s Myanmar visit to be good for Bangladesh: FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen says the scheduled visit of the Army Chief to Myanmar will be good for Bangladesh and “open another line of negotiation” between the two countries over Rohingya repatriation.

November 11, 2019
November 11, 2019

Dhaka seeks joint efforts for peaceful sustainable world

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen urges all to join together for a sustainable world of "peace and stability", saying venom of hatred and ignorance results in violence and wars.

September 4, 2019
September 4, 2019

Pakistan FM phones Momen over Kashmir issue

Pakistani Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi has held a phone conversation with his Bangladesh counterpart Dr AK Abdul Momen to discuss the current situation in the Indian-occupied Kashmir (IOK).

July 26, 2019
July 26, 2019

Rohingya repatriation soon, hopes FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen reiterates his hope that Myanmar will soon start taking back its nationals from Bangladesh as global pressure on the neighbouring country is mounting.