Bangladesh, Sept. 16 -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday highly appreciated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for providing shelter to Rohingya people in Cox's Bazar district.

He assured of Turkish support to Bangladesh in all forums to resolve the crisis.

Bangladesh is now hosting over 1.1 million Rohingyas.

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen met the Turkish President at the Presidential Complex in Ankara and discussed various issues of mutual interest including the Rohingya crisis.

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