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Mongolia wins two bronze and one silver from the Tokyo Olympics

Saeid Mollaei, a former Iranian judoka now representing Mongolia, took home the silver medal in the men’s 81-kilogram division, losing the gold to Takanori Nagase of Japan.

It was the first Olympic medal for Mollaei, two years after he acquired Mongolian

Water-related accidents kill 78 in Mongolia so far this year

A total of 78 people have been killed in 67 water-related accidents across Mongolia so far this year, the country’s National Emergency Management Agency said on Monday. Unfortunately, 17 of them were children.

According to the agency, 29 of them lost

More Mongolians losing their lives due to Covid-19

A total of 782 people have died of Covid-19 in Mongolia since November, 2020, when the country of three million confirmed its first local transmission.

Earlier today (26 July), Mongolia’s Health Ministry reported that eight people aged between 21 and above

Mongolian judoka fulfills her dream after 16 years

Mongolia’s Prime Minister has congratulated M.Urantsetseg on winning her first Olympic medal – special addition to a collection that already includes 4 world medals. She won the bronze medal in the 48 kg categories of the judo competition of the

Earthquake hits northern Mongolia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 struck northern Mongolia on Thursday morning, according the country’s Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics.

The quake happened about 49 km south of Yeruu Soum (administrative subdivision) of Selenge Province at 9:12 a.m. local time

Mongolian Foreign Minister to visit China

At the invitation of Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Mongolian Foreign Minister B.Battsetseg will make an official visit to China from July 22 to 28.

Previously, Minister B.Battsetseg visited the Russian Federation at the invitation of her counterpart,

Covid-19 Delta Variant spreading in Mongolia

On 20 July, Mongolian Health Minister S.Enkhbold, reported that two cases of the Covid-19 Delta variant have been confirmed in the 13 samples sent to Columbia University in New York. Also, one case was confirmed in samples examined at the

Vaccine efficacy in Mongolia – data published

The National Statistical Office (NSO) of Mongolia reported yesterday (22 July), the results of a survey on the vaccination situation in the country.

As of 5 July, 35.5 percent of all reported Covid-19 in the country, were people who had been

Mongolia’s Covid-19 death toll reaches to 755

Today (22 July), Mongolia reported 1309 new cases of coronavirus; 798 of them were in 21 provinces and 511 of them were in capital city of Ulaanbaatar. So far, Mongolia has 152539 confirmed cases of Covid-19; 144245 of whom have

Mongolian sumo wrestler Terunofuji becomes 73rd Yokozuna

Mongolian sumo wrestler Terunofuji will be promoted to yokozuna after the Japan Sumo Association’s seven-member Yokozuna Deliberation Council unanimously recommended his ascension to the sport’s highest rank on Monday.

Terunofuji will be officially named the sport’s 73rd yokozuna on Wednesday at

Mongolia continues to dominate Japanese Sumo, with Hakuho Victory

After years of injuries, the two behemoths Hakuho and Terunofuji both went 14-0 in the July 2021 Nagoya Grand Sumo Wrestling Tournament. The two, both undefeated and multi-time tournament champions, would face each other in this tournament final. At 36