U.S., Mongolia Discuss Military-to-Military Relations During Pentagon Visit

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III met with Mongolian Prime Minister Luvsannamsrain Oyun-Erden for talks on the military-to-military relations between the two countries.

It was the first time a Mongolian prime minister has visited the Pentagon.

Mongolia is a nation surrounded by Russia to the north and China to the south. The prime minister referred to the United States as Mongolia’s “Third Neighbor.””I emphasize that the United States is not only our strategic third neighbor, but it is also our guiding pole star for Mongolia’s democratic journey,” Oyun-Erden said at the beginning of the Pentagon meeting.Austin noted that […]

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