Visiting U.N. Undersecretary General Alain Le Roy said in Dhaka on Thursday that Bangladesh has agreed to contribute 140 female police officers in a UN peacekeeping mission.
He did not give details about when and where they will be posted.
He also said that UN is considering Bangladesh's participation in the policymaking of the peacekeeping mission. He made the comments after he met with
Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni.
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