"This is a critical issue that cuts across every single part of development that one can imagine."
The United Nations hopes to raise awareness.
One of the key objectives of the United States [was] to increase integration between Central Asia and South Asia.
"Bangladesh plays an important role in furthering peace and stability, both within its borders and across the region."
Citizen activists from virtually every continent participated.
The Voice of America Tibetan Service is marking its twentieth anniversary.
The U.S. is concerned by apparent extralegal detention and enforced disappearances.