Visit of José Manuel Barroso to Mongolia: arrival in Ulaanbaatar, ceremony of showing respect to the statue of Genghis Khan on Sükhbaatar Square, meetings with Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj and with Norovyn Altankhuyag
On 17 November 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, visited Mongolia. That was the first visit ever of a President of the European Commission to Mongolia.
José Manuel Barroso was welcomed by Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj, President of Mongolia, on Sükhbaatar Square, in Ulaanbaatar, where they attended a ceremony and showed respect to the statue of Genghis Khan. They then had meetings in the Government Palace. José Manuel Barroso also met Norovyn Altankhuyag, Mongolian Prime Minister. PHOTO SHOTLISTLINK