THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF MONGOLIA, PRESS & COMMUNICATIONS DIVISION

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2015-04-16




Ambassador of the Republic of Korea Oh Song Presents His Letter of Credence to President of Mongolia



On April 16, 2015, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to Mongolia Mr. Oh Song presented his Letter of Credence to President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj. Following the ceremony President received the newly accredited Ambassador.

At the meeting, President Elbegdorj wished Ambassador a successful discharge of noble and responsible diplomatic duties. Ambassador Oh Song conveyed President of South Korea Ms. Park Geun-hye’s sincere greetings to President Elbegdorj.

Ambassador Oh Song congratulated Mongolia on strengthening its reputation and position in the international arena and noted that South Korea is committed to supporting the Ulaanbaatar Dialogue on Northeast Asian Security initiated by President Elbegdorj and expressed his belief that this initiative will further succeed. Ambassador said that the Ulaanbaatar Dialogue on North East Asia Security Initiative, for establishing and maintaining peace and security in the region will be successful in the region if Mongolia will implement this initiative in coordination with South Korean President’s North East Asia Peace and Cooperation Initiative.

Mr. Ambassador congratulated Mongolia for being appointed the host of the ASEM Summit in 2016 and noted that the third ASEM was successfully held in Seoul in 2000. This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Republic of Korea. Ambassador noted that he was glad to be appointed to Mongolia during this historical Anniversary and said that he will strive to strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries recalling his commitment to this responsible mission.
President Elbegdorj highlighted the 25th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Republic of Korea which marks in the year of 2015 and expressed his appreciation for supporting his initiative Ulaanbaatar Dialogue on North East Asia Security.

The parties expressed their hope that the mutual relations in the economic, infrastructural and investment spheres will further deepen.