Mongolia elections - updates

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Mongolians vote for parliament in shadow of coronavirus

Jun 24, 2020 - 11:55 PM

Voters queue two meters apart to enter, with medical staff checking temperatures, passing out hand disinfectant and masks, and providing single-use plastic gloves to fill out ballot papers

ELECTIONS. People wearing face masks vote at a polling station in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia on June 24, 2020. Photo by Byambasuren Byamba-Ochir/AFP

Mongolians pick president after scandal-plagued campaign

Jun 26, 2017 - 6:31 PM

The next president will inherit a 5 5 billion International Monetary Fund led bailout designed to stabilize its economy and lessen its dependence on China which purchases 80 of Mongolian exports

THE VOTE. A Mongolian military soldier prepares to cast his ballot at a polling station during the Mongolian presidential election in Ulan Bator on June 26, 2017. Photo by Byambasuren Byamba-Ochir/AFP

Mongolians go to polls hoping for mining spoils

Jun 26, 2013 - 4:24 PM

Mongolians voted in a presidential election amid calls for a fairer distribution of the former Soviet satellite s spectacular mining wealth