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
Ulan Bator - Government Palace | Ulan Bator - Airport | Ulan Bator - Sükhbaatar Square
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.
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||Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, at the airport in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (4 shots)
||Guards on Sükhbaatar Square (5 shots)
||Arrival of Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj, President of Mongolia (2 shots)
||Arrival of José Manuel Barroso
||Handshake between José Manuel Barroso and Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj
||Ceremony in the presence of José Manuel Barroso and Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj (10 shots)
||Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj making introductions and José Manuel Barroso shaking hands
||Ceremony of showing respect to the Statue of Genghis Khan (3 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso signing the guest book in the presence of Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj, in the Government Palace (4 shots)
||Bilateral talks between José Manuel Barroso and Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj, in a traditional yurt inside the Government Palace (6 shots)
||Round table of the meeting between José Manuel Barroso and Tsakhiagiyn Elbegdorj with their teams (9 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso meeting Norovyn Altankhuyag, Mongolian Prime Minister: handshake and round table (4 shots)