Mongolia and Canada to celebrate 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations next year
ULAN BATOR. KAZINFORM – On March 31, the first consultative meeting between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Canada, MONTSAME reports.
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Mongolia and Canada established diplomatic relations on November 30, 1973, and the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations will fall next year.
The meeting was chaired by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, B. Munkhjin, and the Director of the North Asia Department of the Canadian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Weldon Epp.
During the consultative meeting, the two sides mutually affirmed that, in line with the “Mongolia-Canada Roadmap for Comprehensive Partnership”, relations and cooperation between the two countries develop on the basis of common values of democracy. , human rights and freedom.
The parties also discussed possibilities for further expanding cooperation in the areas of mining, agriculture, defence, environment and culture in the context of intensifying trade and development. bilateral economy. They also expressed their willingness to strengthen bilateral cooperation within the United Nations and other international and regional organizations, and exchanged views on current international issues and other issues of common interest.