DHAKA: Expressing concern, the Foreign Ministry summoned the Turkey
envoy to Dhaka Mehmet Vakur Erkul to explain the reason about why the
Turkey delegation is lobbying for war criminals by misusing special
Acting foreign secretary Mustafa Kamal made the explanation to Turkey
envoy on Wednesday about the dissatisfaction of the government in this
On Tuesday, Foreign Minister Dr Dipu Moni said it was not right to let
Turkey delegate to visit International Crime Tribunal (ICT) without
permission of the government as several members of the team were
members of Muslim Brotherhood Party of Egypt.
The ruling Awami League lawmaker said a delegate of Turkey reached
Dhaka recently through on-arrival visa and visited ICT.
Quoting media reports, the foreign minister said Egypt’s Muslim
Brotherhood party members were also visited the ICT with the Turkey
delegate without any permission of the government.
She added: “Such activity was not appropriate without consulting with
the government,” Dipu said adding that, “The foreign ministry will
talk to the Egypt to investigate into the matter.”