Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene attends State Funeral for late Shinzo Abe

2022-09-28 12:17:39

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene attended the State Funeral of former Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe at the Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, on September 27.

On behalf of the Government and the people of Mongolia, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene conveyed his heartfelt condolences to late Abe’s family and Japanese people.

The State Funeral for former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was attended by about 4,300 people, including 700 from 218 foreign countries and regions and international organizations.

The former Prime Minister of Japan Sh. Abe was a political figure who made a valuable contribution to the democratic development of Mongolia and the strategic partnership between Mongolia and Japan.

During the years he served as Prime Minister, the Strategic Partnership between Mongolia and Japan was strengthened and elevated to a new level. The new international airport of Ulaanbaatar city, built with his support, commenced operating, becoming a strong bridge between the public and private sectors of Mongolia and Japan.

This year marks 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Japan. On the occasion of the anniversary, Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene will hold an official talk with his Japanese counterpart to discuss a wide range of issues  of international and regional cooperation, as well as major projects and programs to be implemented in the near and medium term.

In addition, the PM plans to meet with heads of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party of Japan and the friendship group in the Japanese parliament. 

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