President of Mongolia meets UN Secretary General

2021-09-21 11:53:30

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The President of Mongolia U.Khurelsukh met with the UN Secretary-General António Guterres on September 20 at the UN headquarters.

President U. Khurelsukh noted that he personally participates in the 76th session of the UN General Assembly on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Mongolia’s accession to the UN, and expressed his gratitude to the UN for its consistent support and active cooperation in achieving Mongolia’s development goals. The President also reaffirmed his commitment to work closely with the United Nations to achieve sustainable development goals, promote youth participation, mitigate climate change and pursue his peacekeeping initiatives.

Secretary-General António Guterres noted that he highly appreciates the fact that Mongolia is not only stable politically and economically, but also as a peace-loving country takes an active part in solving regional and international problems as well as Mongolia’s contribution to UN peacekeeping. The Secretary-General further welcomed Mongolia’s significant contribution to enhancing security in the Northeast Asia and commended the commitment to increase the national pledge to contribute to the global fight against climate change.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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