Foreign Minister receives Ambassadors

2020-03-26 16:07:24

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 26, Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar held a meeting with U.S. Ambassador Michael S. Klecheski, British Ambassador Philip Malone, Australian Ambassador Dave Vosen, and Canadian Ambassador Catherine Ivkoff.

At the meeting, Minister D.Tsogtbaatar informed the ambassadors of the COVID-19 situation in Mongolia, ongoing government measures, State Emergency Commission’s decisions regarding evacuations of Mongolian citizens abroad and deployment of charter flights to Japan and the Republic of Korea, actions being taken to protect citizens from coronavirus infections, as well as  social and economic impacts of the crisis.

The Ambassadors thanked government organizations and health professionals for their successful efforts at the prevention of COVID-19 spread and voiced their hope that the virus crisis will be overcome by joint efforts.