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  Inner Mongolia --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is bordered to the north by Mongolia (formerly Outer Mongolia) and Russia; to the east by the Chinese provinces of Heilungkiang, Kirin, and Liaoning; to the south by the provinces of Hopeh, …
It is bordered to the north by Mongolia (formerly Outer Mongolia) and Russia; to the east by the Chinese provinces of Heilungkiang, Kirin, and Liaoning; to...
It is bordered by the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region to the north, by the Huang Ho (Yellow River) and Shansi Province in the east, by Szechwan Province in the south, by Hupeh and Honan provinces in the southeast, and by the Hui Autonomous Region of Ningsia and Kansu Province on the west.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9117347   (905 words)

  
 Mongolia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mongolia (Khalkh Mongol: Монгол Улс) is a landlocked nation in central Asia, bordered by Russia to the north and the People's Republic of China to the south.
The 18th largest country in the world by area, Mongolia has very little arable land: much of its area is grassland, with mountains in the north and west and the Gobi Desert in the south.
In the 13th century, Mongolia was the center of the Mongol Empire, the largest contiguous land empire in world history.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mongolia   (1208 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Mongolia (country)
Mongolia is bounded on the north by Russia and on the east, south, and west by China.
Eastern Mongolia is a high plateau with steppes extending to the frontier with China, where the plateau meets the enormous faulted scarps of the Greater Khingan Range.
Mongolia is internationally recognized as an important habitat for many threatened or endangered species, including the wild horse, saiga (horned antelope), argali (wild mountain sheep), wild camel, Gobi bear, wild ass, snow leopard, and white-naped crane.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761565003/Mongolia_(country).html   (967 words)

  
 Library of Congress / Federal Research Division / Country Studies / Area Handbook Series/ Mongolia / Glossary
The southern part of traditional Mongolia; during the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), comprised the provinces of Suiyuan, Qahar, and Rehol; the present-day Nei Monggol Autonomous Region of China (Outer Mongolia, q.v.
Mongol subethnic group inhabiting the central and eastern portion of Mongolia and forming the majority of the population.
In 1944 it was annexed by the Soviet Union as the Tuvinian Oblast of the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic, and in 1961 it became the Tuvinskaya Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.
lcweb2.loc.gov /frd/cs/mongolia/mn_glos.html   (993 words)

  
 Comparative Criminology | Asia - Mongolia
Outer Mongolia was a Chinese province (1691-1911), an autonomous state under Russian protection (1912-19), and again a Chinese province (1919-21).
Mongolia will be compared with Japan (country with a low crime rate) and USA (country with a high crime rate).
Although Mongolia is a party to the 1961 Single Convention and its 1972 Protocol, Mongolia is not a party to the 1988 UN Drug Convention, since many of its provisions are not applicable to circumstances in Mongolia.
www-rohan.sdsu.edu /faculty/rwinslow/asia_pacific/mongolia.html   (10505 words)

  
 A short history of Mongolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Present-day Mongolia is ruled by the Huns between the third century BC and the first century.
Mongolia regains independence again in 1921 as a constitutional monarchy, but at the same time Tannu Tuva secedes from Mongolia.
The birth of perestroika in the USSR and the democracy movement in eastern Europe are mirrored in Mongolia.
www.electionworld.org /history/mongolia.htm   (562 words)

  
 The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition: Mongolia @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
MONGOLIA [Mongolia] mŏn-gō´lēe, mŏng-, Asian region (c.906,000 sq mi/2,346,540 sq km), bordered roughly by Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China, on the west; the Manchurian provinces of China on the east; Siberia on the north; and the Great Wall of China on the south.
Mongolia is chiefly a region of desert and of steppe plateau from c.3,000 to 5,000 ft (910-1,520 m) high.
Mongolia has traditionally been a land of pastoral nomadism; livestock raising and the processing of animal products are the main industries.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1E1:Mongolreg&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (591 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Mongolia
Mongolia (Khalkha Mongolian: Монгол Улс) is a landlocked nation in central Asia, bordered by Russia to the north and the People's Republic of China to the south.
Mongolia is spilt in to 22 Aymags, Ulaanbaatar (the capital) is a municipality.
Mongolia's economy is centered on oil, coal, and copper, with smaller industries in molybdenum, tungsten, and phosphate mining.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Mongolia   (984 words)

  
 VIRTUAL MONGOLIA: Kara Korum Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
During this time, Inner Mongolia consisted of 49 banners, 35 of which had agreed to join the new Mongolian state.The primary goal of the new Mongolia was to establish a land with all the tribes, outer and inner.
Trilateral agreements between Mongolia, Russia and China, based on the agreements of 1912 between Mongolia and Russia and of the 1913 pact between Russia and China, were begun on September 8, 1914 in Hiagt, situated on Mongolia and Russian border.
Mongolia needed the provinces of Khalkh, Inner Mongolia, Urianhai, Kholonbuir, Dariganga, Tsahar, and Tumed.
ubpost.mongolnews.mn /virtualmongolia/kara_korum/mongol_fight_independence.htm   (1140 words)

  
 Country Studies - Mongolia: History - Overview
Mongolia and its people thus have had a significant and lasting impact on the historical development of major nations, such as China and Russia, and, periodically, they have influenced the entire Eurasian continent.
The heart of Mongolia, which became known as Outer Mongolia, was claimed by the Chinese.
Russian predominance in Outer Mongolia was unquestioned after 1921, and when the Mongolian People's Republic was established in 1924, it was as a communist-controlled satellite of Moscow.
www.photoglobe.info /ebooks/mongolia/cstudies_mongolia_0012.html   (1131 words)

  
 DoRe`S Community [HomeLand - Mongolia]
Mongolia (sometimes called Outer Mongolia) is a nation in eastern Central Asia.
Under the Ch'ing, present-day Mongolia was administered as the province of Outer Mongolia while the adjacent area to the southeast was the province of Inner Mongolia.
Mongolia established diplomatic relations with the United States in 1987 and signed a border agreement with China in 1988 as part of an effort to create a nonaligned foreign policy.
www.angelfire.com /ms/dore/homeland.html   (1148 words)

  
 Mongolian Statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Plateau of Mongolia is farther to the east.
Mongolia's medical and other social welfare programs, which had been typical of Communist countries, are now undergoing revolutionary change due to the collapse of Communism, and a new pattern has not yet emerged.
Present-day Mongolia was then administered as the province of Outer Mongolia, while the adjacent area to the southeast was the province of Inner Mongolia.
www.paulnoll.com /China/Asia-Stats/Asia-Mongolia-stats.html   (1332 words)

  
 TIME ARCHIVE: 1923 - Present
Inner Mongolia for Inner Mongolians Between Manchukuo and Outer Mongolia (Russian sphere of influence) lies the vast Inner Mongolian plateau, a flat wilderness of grass ruled by hairy, fur-clad Mongol princes under the nominal overlordship of China's Nanking Government.
Outer Mongolia and Inner Mongolia are two seminomadic lands of indefinite status, lying north of China proper and adjoining Manchuria.
Outer Mongolia, a lonely, landlocked area twice the size of Texas, is a place that the rest of the world refuses to regard as a nation and Soviet Russia refuses to treat as an equal.
www.time.com /time/searchresults?query=Mongolia&venue=time&search_date_range=all   (1154 words)

  
 Mongolia (06/05)
Mongolia maintains an embassy in the United States at 2833 M Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20007; tel.
Mongolia, which joined the World Trade Organization in 1997, is the only member of that organization to not be a participant in a regional trade organization.
Mongolia is seeking to join APEC and became a full participant in the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) in July 1998.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/2779.htm   (4548 words)

  
 Bayirldax - "Outer Mongolian Wrestling"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The five animals of importance in Mongolia are horses, camels, sheep, oxen and goats.
In Inner Mongolia every wrestler gets a prize.The wrestlers who were thrown in the early rounds often receive bars of soap and towels (to wash off the dirt from being thrown).
In Mongolia, as in all societies, wrestling (hand-to-hand combat) served as a secondary means of military engagement.
www.combatwrestling.com /outermongolian.html   (1821 words)

  
 Mongolia --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Its shape is that of an elongated oval, measuring 1,486 miles (2,392 kilometres) from west to east and, at its maximum, 782 miles from north to south.
Mongolia is bounded on the north by Russia and on the south by China.
Mongolia shares much of its modern history with Russia, its neighbor to the north, and China, which lies to the south.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9108737   (821 words)

  
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When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1992, it created a crisis for Mongolia, as the USSR was its state sponsor.
Mongolia quickly adopted capitalism and democracy, and has been working ever since at making both a success.
The U.S. Embassy in Mongolia is very active in helping the Mongolians with their transition to a market economy.
www.mrallbiz.com /columns/franchise1/article_05.html   (433 words)

  
 The Outer Mongolia: Care for a Martini?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Outer Mongolia is a martini/cocktail lounge with a very "retro" feel.
The London Outer Mongolia sports a stainless steel bar surrounded on three sides by comfortable couches.
The Outer Mongolia serves as a great lounge for customers waiting for their tables to come open during the peak dinner hours, and easily transforms into a hip nightclub later in the evening.
www.mongoliangrill.com /outer.html   (94 words)

  
 On Your Own In China
Now they are divided in their own homeland, some living in Outer Mongolia, a country firmly under the thumb of the Soviet Union, and the rest in China where officially organised emigration has made them a minority in their own so-called 'autonomous region.
The autonomy of Outer Mongolia under Chinese suzerainty was recognised by Russia and China in 1913, but in 1943 China agreed to its independence and its control by the Soviet Union.
Living standards in Outer Mongolia (which has a population of 1.5 million) are higher than those in Chinese-controlled Inner Mongolia, but officials say that there is no desire among the Mongols to become part of the Mongolian state next door.
www.earnshaw.com /china/ch16.html   (1498 words)

  
 Mongolia - China-related Topics MM-MP - China-Related Topics
Mongolia (Mongolian languageKhalkha Mongolian: Монгол Улс) is a landlocked nation in central Asia, bordered by Russia to the north and the People's Republic of China to the south.
In the 13th century, Mongolia was the center of the Mongol Empire, the largest empire in world history.
Mongolia is spilt in to 22 provinces (aymag), Ulaanbaatar (the capital) is a municipality.
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Mongolia   (1050 words)

  
 ICL - Mongolia Index
Mongolia is sandwiched between Russia and China, burdened with the large Gobi desert and inhabited by only 2.3 million people.
The 1992 Constitution was adopted by the National Parliament of Mongolia on 13 Jan 1992 in the Capital Ulaanbaatar.
1914: Mongolia is divided on Inner and Outer Mongolia: Inner Mongolia stays independent, Outer Mongolia ruled by China.
www.oefre.unibe.ch /law/icl/mg__indx.html   (268 words)

  
 SIM Country Profile: Mongolia
Mongolia is a landlocked country in the heart of eastern Asia between Russia and China.
Outer Mongolia was a Chinese province from 1691 to 1911, an autonomous state under Russian domination from 1912 to 1919, and again a Chinese province from 1919 to 1921.
Mongolia is the world’s most sparsely populated country with 3 million people in a vast area of over 610 million square miles.
www.sim.org /country.asp?CID=33&fun=1   (2541 words)

  
 Mongolia
Mongolia lies in central Asia between Siberia on the north and China on the south.
Allied with the USSR in its dispute with China, Mongolia began mobilizing troops along its borders in 1968 when the two powers became involved in border clashes on the Kazakh-Sinkiang frontier to the west and at the Amur and Ussuri rivers.
Enkhbayar was Mongolia's prime minister from 1990 to 1994.
www.factmonster.com /ipka/A0107796.html   (877 words)

  
 CNN.com - O, to be in Outer Mongolia! - Nov 21, 2005
ULAN BATOR, MONGOLIA -- President Bush sat on a white cushion in a red chair on Monday morning, next to both a shiny stone likeness of Genghis Khan, the conqueror who united the Mongols in the 13th century, and Mongolia's current leader, Enkhbayar Nambar.
Bush was sitting in an elaborate version of a "ger," a heated hut made of layers of felt that is traditional housing in Mongolia, a bleak land of pasture and desert that is the least densely populated country on earth.
And it is a favored member of the coalition of the willing: Mongolia is supplying troops in Iraq in rotations of 160 soldiers, which according to the White House makes it the 14th largest contributor of troops to Iraq, and the third largest country per capita.
www.cnn.com /2005/POLITICS/11/21/mongolia.tm   (877 words)

  
 Mongolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The outer frame shall be the "Tumen Nusan" of eternity in the shape of a blue sphere symbolizing the eternal sky.
I was reading the history of Mongolia tonight, and from what I read it seems that Mongolia gained (or declared) its first independence in 1911, about the same time as Dr Sun Yat-sen led the revolution which overthrew the Ching Dynasty of China.
Below this are symbols of the sun and moon, referring to Mongolia's Shamanistic traditions.Two triangles represent arrows or spears poiting to the ground, denoting "death to enemies," while two rectangles represent a fortress and symbolize Mongolia's strength as a nation.
flagspot.net /flags/mn.html   (2523 words)

  
 Mongolia Street Connection
Mongolia is a huge landlocked country in Northern Asia, between China and Russia.
Mongolia has had a proud but varied history which includes their conquest of most of Asia and parts of eastern Europe in the 12th century under Genghis Khan, and control of the country at different times by both China and Russia.
Recent changes, mainly due to the collapse of the Soviet Union, the withdrawal of Soviet subsidies and the introduction of free-market reforms, have increased Mongolia’s social and economic problems, and caused hardship to many families.
mongolia.worldvision.org.nz /mongoliainfo.html   (194 words)

  
 Mongolia Period of Autonomy, 1911-21 - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, ...
On December 1, 1911, Outer Mongolia in effect proclaimed its independence on the basis that its allegiance had been to the Manchus, not to China.
In October 1919, a Chinese warlord army, emboldened by the demise of the tsarist regime, occupied Niyslel Huree and received an acknowledgment of Chinese sovereignty from the Bogdo Khan government.
On July 11--the date recognized as Mongolia's national day--the Bogdo Khan government was replaced by a new People's Government of Mongolia, a limited monarchy nominally headed by the Jebtsundamba Khutuktu under the title of khan.
workmall.com /wfb2001/mongolia/mongolia_history_period_of_autonomy_1911_21.html   (1016 words)

  
 CIA - The World Factbook -- Mongolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
China is Mongolia's chief export partner and a main source of the "shadow" or "grey" economy.
Mongolia settled its $11 billion debt with Russia at the end of 2003 on very favorable terms.
Mongolia, which joined the World Trade Organization in 1997, seeks to expand its participation and integration into Asian regional economic and trade regimes.
www.odci.gov /cia/publications/factbook/print/mg.html   (1338 words)

  
 A Good Hair Week in Mongolia | Outside Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mongolia is a harsh land, and only the fittest survive.
Inner Mongolia, which borders Mongolia on the east, is part of China, and it was the Chinese who coined what has become a hated term: Inner Mongolia is closer to Beijing; Outer Mongolia is farther away.
Mongolia is one of the most sparsely populated countries on earth, and we sometimes rode days between gers.
outside.away.com /magazine/0496/9604fmon.html   (6745 words)

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