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Mongolia, 25 years from Soviet satellite to democratic partner
In 1990, like many countries in Central and Eastern Europe, Mongolia began its historic and peaceful transition to democracy. Although the world’s media were not focused on events in this Soviet satellite state, the International Republican Institute (IRI) opened an office and started the rewarding work of helping people gain a voice in their system [...]
Congressional inaction holding US interests back in Asia-Pacific
Representatives from the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) recently gathered in Washington to discuss economic issues impacting the 14,000 American businesses operating throughout the Asia-Pacific region. We came from such diverse countries as Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, Mongolia, Vietnam, Australia and the Philippines and met with over 60 members of Congress from [...]
Sen. Feinstein warns of political crackdown in Mongolia ahead of June elections
The United States should demand that Mongolia, the only functioning democracy in Central Asia and a close U.S. ally, respect its citizens’ legal rights amid a crackdown on political opponents, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said on the House floor Monday.