PM arrives in Abu Dhabi on her way home

| Sunday, February 19, 2017, 9:14 am

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here this morning on her way to home after wrapping up her three-day official visit to Germany to attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference (MSC).

An Etihad Airways flight (EY-004) carrying the premier and her entourage members landed at Abu Dhabi International Airport at 7.10 am local time.

Bangladesh Ambassador to the UAE Mohammad Imran received the prime minister at the airport.

After making nearly six and a half hours stopover in Abu Dhabi, she will leave for Dhaka at 1.35 pm local time and expected to reach Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 8 pm Bangladesh time.

Earlier, the premier departed Munich International Airport for Dhaka at 9.45 pm (Germany time) on Saturday.

Bangladesh Ambassador to Germany Imtiaz Ahmed saw the prime minister off at the airport.

Sheikh Hasina paid the three-day visit to Germany to attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference (MSC), an annual meeting on international security policy, at the invitation of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

During the visit, the prime minister also held a bilateral meeting with the German chancellor.

On the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, she took part in a panel discussion on “Climate Security: Good COP, Bad COPs”.