Germany was one of the first countries to recognise Bangladesh’s independence from Pakistan in 1972, establishing diplomatic relations, and is respected as a long-standing and reliable partner in…
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas met his Bangladeshi counterpart Abul Kalam Abdul Momen today (18 October) during the latter’s first official visit to Berlin. Their talks focused on sustainable business, climate change and the refugee crisis in South Asia.
Behind the scenes: impressions from an extraordinary trip.
The situation of the Rohingya is the principal focus of the Foreign Minister’s trip from 18 to 20 November. Gabriel will also attend the ASEM Foreign Ministers’ Meeting.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier visited Bangladesh, a country particularly affected by the effects of climate change, together with his French counterpart Fabius on Monday (21 September).