Dhaka, Feb. 22 -- Foreign Minister Hasan Mahmud has thanked the Egyptian government for their timely support in facilitating the delivery of three consignments of humanitarian assistance sent by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for the distressed Palestine people in Gaza.

He conveyed the gratitude when Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt Omar Mohie Eldin Ahmed Fahmy met him at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday, reports UNB.

Minister Hasan also requested the Egyptian Ambassador as a member of both Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and Arab League to raise a strong voice to achieve a ceasefire to avoid further casualties of civilians in Gaza especially on women and children.

The ambassador congratulated the minister fo...