BEIJING – Mongolia’s Prime Minister Ukhnaa Khurelsukh began an official visit to the United States on Tuesday to boost bilateral relations, an official statement said.
Khurelsukh will meet senior US officials during his three-day visit and exchange ideas on bilateral cooperation as well as regional and global matters of common interest, according to the statement.
The Mongolian head of government will also sign a cooperation agreement with the Millennium Challenge Corporation, a bilateral US foreign aid agency established by the US Congress in 2004.
Khurelsukh will also attend the annual session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York and meet UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.
This is Khurelsukh’s first visit to the US since he took office in October 2017.