Mongolia-Russia border ports to close during Tsagaan Sar

Politics
en_amarsaikhan@montsame.mn
2017-02-24 12:09:47

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Due to the celebrations of Tsagaan Sar, the lunar new year of Mongolia, and the Defender of the Fatherland Day of Russia, some Mongolia-Russia border checkpoints will be off between February 23 and March 1.

Schedule of checkpoints’ closing days:

  • Tsagaannuur-Tashanta: February 27, 28 and March 1
  • Borshoo-Khandgait: February 27, 28 and March 1
  • Tes-Shar: February 27, 28 and March 1
  • Artssuuri-Tsagaantolgoi: February 27, 28 and March 1
  • Ulikhan-Deed: between February 23 and February 28
  • Khankh-Mond: between February 23 and March 1.

The authorized representatives of the border administrations of Mongolia and the Russian Federation have made the above adjustments during a joint meeting.

The paved road checkpoints of Altanbulag-Kyakhta and Ereentsav-Solovievsk and rail ports of Sukhbaatar-Naushki and Ereentsav-Solovievsk will be operational as per the regular regime.