Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia pays courtesy call on Mongolian PresidentPolitics
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces and first Deputy Defense Minister of the Russian Federation, Army General V.V. Gerasimov paid a courtesy call on President of Mongolia and Commander-in-Chief of the Mongolian Armed Forces U. Khurelsukh today, November 30.
President U.Khurelsukh noted that the Mongolian and Russian people have been together in difficult times of war and even in building peace. The President expressed confidence that the visit of the Chief of General Staff will give an important impetus to the bilateral relations and cooperation in defense sector, in particular the Armed Forces.
Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces and first Deputy Defense Minister of the Russian Federation, Army General V.V. Gerasimov expressed satisfaction with the relations and cooperation between defense sectors of the two countries, citing the example of the Selenge joint military exercise being organized every year, as well as training of Mongolian servicemen at military academies and universities in Russia.
During the meeting, the parties exchanged views on further development of military and military-technical relations and cooperation between the two countries.