Prime Minister Khaleda Zia will visit Saudi Arabia on October 14-21 as guest of the Royal Saudi Government, the Foreign Ministry announced on Wednesday.
During her stay in Saudi Arabia, the Prime Minister will call on King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud on October 15 in Mecca. She will have a separate meeting with Crown Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz on October 17 in Mecca.
Meanwhile, leader of the Opposition Sheikh Hasina left Dhaka for the USA and the UK on Thursday. At the airport she said that the government was trying to push the country towards confrontation by foiling the ongoing two-party talks.
Amir Khasru has more on the story.