Mongolia and USA expand relations in defense
Minister of Defense Enkhbold received U.S. Pacific Air Forces Commander General, Charles Brown.
Minister of Defense Enkhbold received U.S. Pacific Air Forces Commander General, Charles Brown. At the meeting, the sides discussed training the air force of Mongolia, receiving aircraft from the U.S. as well as establishing an English language department for military aviators. In partnership with the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, the parties agreed to organize the international exercise, ‘Envoy of the Pacific Ocean - 2019’ with the Mongolian Armed Forces. Since establishing relations in the defense sector in 1991, Mongolia and the U.S. have been partnering in holding mutual high and mid-level visits, giving assistance in building the capacity of the army in being involved in peacekeeping, preparing military personnel, supporting international peace, sharing experiences for humanitarian actions and jointly participating in the measures of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command.