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AKIPRESS.COM - Mongolian Foreign Affairs Minister Damdin Tsogtbaatar, who is visiting the United States, met with the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon, and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affair Susan Thornton on May 21, Montsame reported.
The parties reciprocally affirmed that they are for Mongolia-US partnership relations based on common values and strategic interest and shared views on regional and international cooperation matters, the second MCC compact that Mongolia’s government is working to establish with the US Millennium Challenge Corporation as well as other issues.
On the same day, the Minister visited the John Hopkins University and delivered speech on ‘Changing world: changing roles of small countries’ and answered to interested questions about Mongolia’s foreign policy and the latest process in the region.
The event brought together about 80 attendants including scholars and researchers of US scientific and research institutes, students and representatives of public organizations and embassies in Washington D.C.