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Vol. 4 Num 339 Fri. May 14, 2004  
   
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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."