OnJanuary27, 2012 inthe main hall of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Mongolia“Nomin”a reception on the occasion of the 20thanniversary of establishment ofdiplomatic relations between Ukraineand Mongolia was held.
The Chairman of the Association of Friendship "Mongolia-CIS", member of the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia and the country's first astronaut Mr. J.Gurragcha, as well as leaders and diplomats of the MFAT of Mongolia, other ministries and departments, representatives of diplomatic corps and central Mongolian media participated in the ceremony.
The Ambassador of Ukraine to China Yurii Kostenkoin his speech paid attention to the content of bilateral contacts between Ukraine and Mongolia in the context of results of the state visit to Ukraine of the President of Mongolia in June 2011 and stressed several promising areas of bilateral cooperation for the future.
A day before thereceptionin the MFAT of Mongolia a press conference of the Ambassador of Ukraine with the participation of the central state TV channels, news agencies and print media of Mongolia was held.
The film about Ukraine, thematic photo exhibition and a short concert of Ukrainian art, performed by the Mongolian quartet “We”, werepresentedduring theevent.