China on Thursday encouraged ‘dialogue and consultation’ between Bangladesh and Myanmar to resolve the Rohingya crisis.
Assistant Minister, International Department, Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Wang Yajun made the remark after briefing the participants about the outcome of the CPC Congress in a hotel at Dhaka City.
He assured that China will continue to work not only to ensure peace and stability in Bangladesh and Myanmar, but also in the region as a whole.
The CPC leader also expressed satisfaction over the signing of an instrument between BD and Myanmar to repatriate Rohingyas living in Bangladesh.
Earlier, Awami League Presidium member Faruk Khan sought Chinese support and its influence on Myanmar to find a solution to Rohingya crisis soon.
The former commerce minister was addressing at a thematic briefing on the 19th National Congress of the CPC.
The CPC leader laid emphasis on closer cooperation with Bangladesh under One Belt, One Road initiative.
He said the countries will work together for a brighter and promising future of the people of the two countries.
“Bangladesh is an important partner of China,” he said adding that the dreams of Bangladesh and China are similar.
Chinese Ambassador in Dhaka Ma Mingqiang moderated the briefing.