Russian Defense Minister S.Shoigu arrives in Mongolia

2018-10-18 12:42:30

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. By the invitation of his Mongolian counterpart N.Enkhbold, Defense Minister of the Russian Federation, Army General S.Shoigu has arrived in Mongolia this morning on October 18.

Deputy Minister of Defense T.Dulamdorj and Chief of the Armed Forces General Staff D.Davaa welcomed the delegation consisted of 14 officials and 12 press representatives including the Russian Deputy Minister of Defense and five generals.

During the official visit, the Russian Defense Minister will be holding official meetings with PM U.Khurelsukh and Speaker of Parliament M.Enkhbold and signing the long term program between the two ministries that will further develop military cooperation. Military equipment will also be presented to Mongolian defense sector. The Russian Minister is to visit China after the one-day visit.