Commitment reiterated to expand Mongolia-U.S. relationsPolitics
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg met with the U.S. Under-Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland in New York.
Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg expressed her satisfaction with the successful organization of the 15th annual bilateral consultation meeting between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the U.S. State Department and the first strategic dialogue in Ulaanbaatar on August 24, noting that Mongolia is committed to further strengthening the strategic partnership with the U.S.
Under-Secretary Victoria Nuland emphasized that the U.S. is proud to be Mongolia's "third neighbor" and a close partner, and reiterated the country’s commitment to further expanding bilateral relations and cooperation within the framework of the strategic partnership.
During the meeting, the parties emphasized the expansion and development of relations and cooperation between Mongolia and the U.S. in many fields and exchanged views on issues such as cooperation in the field of renewable energy and regular direct flights between the two countries. They also noted the importance of increasing bilateral economic relations and investments and agreed to initiate practical cooperation in this direction and take specific measures.