Bangladesh expressed deep mourning over the lives lost in flash floods and landslides in different parts of Indonesia and Timor-Leste recently.
In different messages sent to Foreign Minister of Indonesia Retno L P Marsudi, and Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Minister of Timor-Leste Adaljiza Albertina Xavier Reis Magno, Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen conveyed heartfelt sympathies to both the leaders.
He expressed deep sympathy particularly to the members of the bereaved families who lost their near and dear ones, read a foreign ministry statement on Tuesday.
Dr Momen prayed and hoped that the resilient people of both friendly countries can withstand all adversities and rebuild their flood affected areas to come back to normal life.
He reiterated Bangladesh government’s commitment to work with the international community on global climate change mitigation and adaptation issues.
Dr Momen wished both the Foreign Ministers good health, long life and renewed prosperity, it added.