Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina considers being called authoritarian by the western media a "badge of honour".
Bangladeshi PM met the Egyptian Amb. in Dhaka July 26, alongside her senior advisors and officials from the Foreign Ministry.
U.N. Security Council envoys began a four-day visit to Bangladesh and Myanmar to see firsthand the aftermath of a Myanmar military crackdown that Britain.
Pope Francis landed in Bangladesh on Thursday after a diplomatically sensitive trip to Myanmar, with no direct reference to the plight of Rohingya Muslims .
A Bangladesh court on Monday upheld death sentences for 139 soldiers over the massacre of 74 people including 57 senior army officers during a 2009 mutiny.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina headed for the UN General Assembly on Saturday to plead for global help coping with the Rohingya.
Nearly half a million Rohingya refugees from Myanmar living in squalid Bangladeshi camps face staying "for some more time.