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Published: Thursday, 6/27/2013

White House confirms suspending trade benefits for Bangladesh


WASHINGTON - The United States is suspending long-time trade benefits for Bangladesh until the country makes progress on poor workers’ safety conditions that have cost more 1,200 lives in the garment sector in the past year, the White House said today.

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