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The president of Mongolia is one foreigner who may not be invited back to Kim Il Sung University anytime soon.North Korea's Top College: Brainwash U
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When they reached Mongolia, police threatened to send them back to China.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State
October 31, 2014
Mengnan traveled 10 hours from Mongolia to see a doctor—and over the course of two years, he made the trip six times.Will US Health Care Follow in China’s Bloody Footsteps?
September 21, 2014
His was a 6,000-mile journey on horseback from Mongolia to Hungary that lasted over three years.This Week’s Hot Reads: September 9, 2013
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Finally, she musters up the courage to leave him, escaping to travel across Mongolia.This Week’s Hot Reads: July 8, 2013
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We had no doubt that the Red detachment came up from Mongolia.
The souls of men who have been sacrificed on the altar of darkness of Mongolia?
But above all, there was the charm in the very word Mongolia.
The main trails that cross Mongolia from Kalgan to Urga are two.
But most of Mongolia's exports go on their own feet, ponies or cattle or sheep.
- a republic in E central Asia: made a Chinese province in 1691; became autonomous in 1911 and a republic in 1924; multiparty democracy introduced in 1990. It consists chiefly of a high plateau, with the Gobi Desert in the south, a large lake district in the northwest, and the Altai and Khangai Mountains in the west Official language: Khalkha. Religion: nonreligious majority. Currency: tugrik. Capital: Ulan Bator. Pop: 3 226 516 (2013 est). Area: 1 565 000 sq km (604 095 sq miles)Former names: (until 1924) Outer Mongolia, (1924–92) Mongolian People's Republic
- a vast region of central Asia, inhabited chiefly by Mongols: now divided into the republic of Mongolia, Inner Mongolia (the Mongol Autonomous Region of China), and the Tuva Republic of S Russia; at its height during the 13th century under Genghis Khan
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It is unofficially called Outer Mongolia.
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