September 16, 2020
As Mongolia Welcomes China’s Foreign Minister, Citizens Protest
By Shannon Tiezzi
Mongolians are pushing their government to speak out about the treatment of ethnic Mongolians in China.
June 19, 2019
Mongolia: Bridge or Buffer in Northeast Asia?
By Elizabeth Wishnick
Reflections from the 6th Ulaanbaatar Dialogue and beyond.
October 03, 2017
After Anti-China Campaign Rhetoric, Mongolia’s President Congratulates China on National Day
By Charlotte Gao
Campaign talk aside, Mongolia still depends overwhelmingly on China.
July 04, 2017
Will a Battulga Victory in Mongolia’s Election Mark a Shift Toward Russia?
By Gregory Xanthos
The current favorite in the pending runoff has a soft spot for Putin, and harsh warnings about China.
February 27, 2017
A Conversation With Mongolia's Foreign Minister Tsend Munkh-Orgil
By Peter Bittner
Mongolian Minister of Foreign Affairs Tsend Munkh-Orgil gives an exclusive interview to The Diplomat.
December 30, 2016
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
By Bolor Lkhaajav
It's Mongolia's right to invite a religious leader to visit. China is exaggerating the political significance.
December 03, 2016
The Dalai Lama in Mongolia: 'Tournament of Shadows' Reborn
By M.A. Aldrich
Buddhism in Mongolia has always had a strong connection to geopolitics.
October 20, 2016
Why Chinese Money Is not the Answer to Mongolia's Economic Woes
By Alexander Benard
Mongolia weighs IMF financing against Chinese alternative.
July 09, 2016
The Mysterious Sale of Mongolia's Erdenet Mine
By Lkhagva Erdene and Sergey Radchenko
The sale of Russia's stake in one of the world's largest copper mines raised unanswered questions.
June 07, 2016
Mongolia's Cybersecurity Cooperation
By Galbaatar Lkhagvasuren
What are the prospects for Mongolian cybersecurity cooperation with Russia and China?
March 28, 2016
Mongolia's Third Neighbor Policy Blooms
By Bolor Lkhaajav
"2015 marked increasing diplomatic engagement for Mongolia in East Asia, the Persian Gulf, and even the Americas."
November 18, 2015
The Trouble With China-Mongolia Relations
By Bochen Han
China and Mongolia are becoming closer politically and economically, but what do their citizens think?