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Mongolia, between big neighbors, seeks permanent neutrality

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia (AP) - Sandwiched between China and Russia, landlocked Mongolia has long tread a middle path, maintaining transform its largely agrarian economy, Mongolia is moving to cement that even-handed status...
Nation and World
UAF sets up engineering school in Mongolia at the new American University of Mongolia.Professors are helping develop curriculum...leading the project, said Alaska and Mongolia are similar when it comes to mining expertise is very relative to Mongolia, and they can benefit from it. And...
Guardsmen return from Mongolia

...ANCHORAGE - About 40 Alaska National Guardsmen have returned home after participating in a multinational training exercise in Mongolia. The soldiers were from the Alaska Army National Guard's 38th Troop Command and the Alaska Air National Guard's 176th...
Adventures in Mongolia

...what shocked me when I first arrived in Mongolia. I remembered two things: the thick...conquered the largest empire in history, yet Mongolia now is rarely heard of. Liberated from...ethnic Mongolians live in China, in Inner Mongolia. Half have their own, independent country...
Weird world of northern dinosaurs coming into focus

...that is theirs alone. That tale is separate from the one we learned as kids, told by fossils found in Montana, Alberta, Mongolia and other more exposed and easier-to-get-to places.Druckenmiller's examinations of the duckbilled dinosaurs found...
DNA study says dogs first appeared in Central Asia

...from around the world is pointing to Central Asia.Man's best friend may have evolved somewhere near what is now Nepal and Mongolia, researchers say.Previous studies have suggested southern China, the Middle East, Siberia and Europe as the place where...
Nation and World
Kenai Peninsula College professor travels to Bhutan

...he said. "I still have boxes full of magazines about Mongolia."He aimed to become a U.S. ambassador. audience member asked him where he planned to go next."Mongolia's next," Landen said. "After that is the Falkland Islands...
US Ambassador to speak Thursday

JUNEAU - U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia Mark C. Minton will speak at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center downtown. Sponsored by...
Vance presents project at Whitman College event

...Undergraduate Conference, which took place April 12 on the campus of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash., according to a release from the school. Vance presented "Pleistocene Glaciation of the Eastern Sayan Range, Mongolia" at the event.
Mongolians take to drink in record numbers

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia - It's 10:30 p.m., and Ulan...underclass that has suffered most from Mongolia's switch to democracy and a market...helped end authoritarian communist rule, Mongolia has seen once empty shops fill with...


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