Chairman of The State Great Khural Receives U.S Under Secretary

2023-02-09 10:55:55

Ulaanbaatar, February 9, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The Chairman of the State Great Khural of Mongolia G. Zandanshatar received Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Uzra Zeya on February 7.

State Great Khural Chairman expressed his satisfaction with our partnership relations with the USA, our important third neighbor and trusted partner, and the continuous development of our two countries' cooperation. He underscored that our shared values of democracy, free market, rule of law, and human rights had laid a firm foundation for advancing the two countries’ relations to the Strategic Partnership.

The Under Secretary Uzra Zeya underscored U.S. appreciation of Mongolia’s role as a democratic leader in the region. “The USA assumed the 2023 Chairship of the Freedom Online Coalition. I hope Mongolia would amplify its voice and interests regionally and make positive impacts as Mongolia has a legacy of respecting human rights, freedom, justice, and national unity.” she continued.

At the end of the meeting, the parties exchanged views on issues on international geopolitical tensions, possibilities to expand the trade ties between our two countries, and improving the legal environment of religious freedom.