Burmese Junta leader to visit Bangladesh
The Burmese Junta leader Senior General Than Shwe will pay an official
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Begum Khaleda
Zia, local dailies in
reported quoting foreign office sources yesterday.
The date of General Than Shwe's visit was finalized during the talks
between the Bangladeshi Foreign Minister M Morshed Khan, and his Burmese
counterpart, U Win Aung, while he was on a three-day official visit of to
A coordination meeting was held at the foreign office in
where elaborate discussions on the programme were made in preparation of
the impending visit of the head of the Burmese junta.
According to the tentative programme, general Than Shwe will lead a
high-level Burmese delegation on December 17 morning.
Official talks between the heads of the two neighbouring countries will be
held on the same day, it said. Bilateral relations, economic cooperation
and other matters of mutual benefits will dominate the talks, the dailies
bilateral trades with
a highly expected