Alıntı U.S. Interests Lie in a Democratic Bangladesh

By Roy Howell

The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee last week held a hearing on labor and trade issues in the aftermath of the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza last April that killed over 1,100 garment workers in Bangladesh. While these issues are important, Congress should also focus on the current challenges to democracy in the country.

Bangladesh, a country which has seen significant social and economic growth in the past 10 years, suffered a political relapse on January 5, when the country held an election that saw only 30 percent voter turnout and lacked participation from the main opposition Bangladesh National Devamını oku…

Kaynak: Heritage Foundation