The topic of today’s Hello Washington is Non-aligned Movement in Today’s World.
Our guests were Dr.Kamal Hossain, Shamsher Mobin Choudhury, Abdul Ghaffar Choudhury and Dr.Basudev Chatterjee.
Dr.Kamal Hossain is the former Foreign Minister of Bangladesh. Shamsher Mobin Choudhury is the Bangladesh Ambassador to Washington.Abdul Ghaffar Choudhury is London based Columnist & Writer. Dr.Basudev Chatterjee is Ashutosh Professor of History, Calcutta University, India.The discussion focused on relevancy, background and future of the Non-Aligned Movement.
The Non-Aligned Movement was formed in 1961 during Cold War tensions between the Soviet Union and the United States. It has more than 100 nations including Bangladesh, India and Pakistan and not aligned with any major power bloc. Cuba is hosting the six-day annual summit in its capital, Havana.
Iqbal Bahar Choudhury was the host of today’s show.