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Korean Foreign Affairs Minister visits President Ts.Elbegdorj

Trans. by Ch.KHALIUN

Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Yun Byung-se is on a two-day official visit to Mongolia. After an official meeting and negotiations with his Mongolian counterpart, Yun Byung-se paid an official visit to Mongolian President Ts.Elbegdorj.
At the beginning of the meeting, Ts.Elbegdorj underlined that bilateral relations have successfully developed across all sectors and wished good luck to the Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Twenty-four years ago, Mongolia and Korea established a diplomatic relationship. Yun Byung-se said that there are bilateral projects for the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations in the works, and expressed his sincere gratitude that Mongolian democracy and its economy are rapidly developing. President Ts.Elbegdorj was invited for an official visit to Korea. Ts.Elbegdorj gratefully accepted the invitation and emphasized that the economic implications of any visit are vital.
The Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs noted that the Mongolian President’s “Ulaanbaatariin Yaria Kheleltsee” (Ulaanbaatar Dialogue) on Northeast Asian security is very important to determining regional peace and security. On August 15, South Korean President Park Geun-hye’s initiative on Northeast Asian Nuclear Safety Cooperation was established, and Mongolia was invited to take part in the initiative.
President Ts.Elbegdorj underlined that permanent members of the UN Security Council unanimously signed a declaration on Mongolia’s nuclear-weapon-free status, which was a significant event for regional security, and he re-stated that there are no plans to transport or bury nuclear waste in Mongolia. The sides also discussed visa-free travel to South Korea for Mongolian citizens.
At the end of their meeting, the Mongolian President sent his sincere greetings to Korean President Park Geun-hye.

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