In a press conference, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, “If the current President of the United States, Joe Biden, holds a dialogue with the leader of the opposition party and former President Donald Trump, then we will also hold a dialogue with the opposition party. And we will hold meetings with various opposition parties, including the BNP.”
Sheikh Hasina and Matthew Miller
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Dhaka: America has increased pressure on the Awami League government with fair and participatory elections in Bangladesh. The US administration has heard about the cessation of police harassment on the leaders and activists of the opposition parties in Bangladesh. Even the US administration has increased the pressure on the Bangladesh government to negotiate with the opposition parties. Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is angry with America’s snooping on Bangladesh’s internal politics. He expressed his anger in a press conference recently. There is also a fear that the religious political parties of Bangladesh will raise their heads in this action of America. The Prime Minister of Bangladesh countered America on this issue.
In a press conference on Tuesday, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, “If the current President of the United States, Joe Biden, has a dialogue with the leader of the opposition party and former President Donald Trump, then we will also have a dialogue with the opposition party.” And will hold meetings with various opposition parties including BNP.” Sheikh Hasina’s proposal for a Biden-Trump dialogue has been heavily discussed in the political arena of Bangladesh.
At the press conference of US State Department spokesperson Matthew Miller, Sheikh Hasina’s proposal for a Biden-Trump dialogue was raised by the journalists. He did not agree to comment on the proposal of the Biden-Trump dialogue, even though he spoke about the opposition talking to the government of Bangladesh. In this regard, he said, “I will not make any comment other than what I said earlier for free and fair elections. We believe dialogue (opposition parties) is important to achieve the goal of free and fair elections.” He also said that America is keeping an eye on the incidents of violence in Bangladesh before the election.