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EU teams to visit Rohingya camp tomorrow
Dhaka, 11 Feb, Abnews: Four teams of Members of European Parliament (MEPs) comprising 11 MEPs will visit a Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar on Monday.
 
Of the teams, one arrived here on Saturday and three others are scheduled to reach on Sunday morning.
 
Urmas Paet will represent the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET).
 
Marc Tarabella will represent the delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (DASE).
 
The members of the delegation for Relations with the countries of South Asia (DSAS) are Jean Lambert (Chair), James Nicholson, Richard Corbet, Wajid Khan and Sajjad Karim.
 
Some of the MEPs might visit Myanmar after completing Bangladesh visit to see what steps are taken in Myanmar side to ensure safe return of Rohingyas, officials said.
 
On January 16, Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a document on ‘Physical Arrangement’ which will facilitate the return of Rohingyas to their homeland from Bangladesh.
 
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