US asstt secy Rocca arrives May 18 |
US Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia Christina Rocca will visit Bangladesh May 18 on a three-day visit to discuss trade, investment, human rights and minority rights.
She will also bring a group of 50 Peace Corps volunteers with her to help Bangladesh in various development fields.
"We are excited about her visit," US Ambassador Harry K Thomas told The Daily Star yesterday. "It is a good news that Peace Corps operation will be increased here."