AKIPRESS.COM - General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee and President of China Xi Jinping and Chairman of the Mongolian People's Party (MPP) and Prime Minister of Mongolia Ukhnaa Khurelsukh exchanged messages, Chinese Embassy press service reports.
Xi Jinping sent a verbal message to Ukhnaa Khurelsukh on July 3.
He noted that China and Mongolia are friendly neighbors connected by common mountains and rivers. Since the onset of COVID-19, the two countries have fought the virus with solidarity and mutual support.
In response to Khurelsukh's recognition of China's contribution to the global fight against COVID-19, Xi expressed China's readiness to strengthen relevant exchanges and cooperation with Mongolia and the wider world to build a global community of health.
Xi welcomed Mongolia's effective response to COVID-19, economic and social development and successful parliamentary elections, attributing them to the joint efforts of Mongolian society under the leadership of the MPP and the government of Mongolia.
Xi also said that Khurelsukh's letter on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the CPC's founding indicates the importance the MPP attach to relations with China. The CPC is ready to enhance cooperation with the MPP and push forward the China-Mongolia partnership.
In his letter to Xi, Khurelsukh expressed admiration for the CPC's leadership in directing a successful domestic response to COVID-19.
Khurelsukh said he is pleased with the deepening of cooperation between the MPP and the CPC. He expressed confidence that the two parties will work together for even stronger ties between Mongolia and China.