Obama to meet with Mongolian leader

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Posted: Jun 16, 2011 5:57 AM
Obama to meet with Mongolian leader

President Barack Obama is welcoming the president of Mongolia to the White House on Thursday.

Obama and Tsakhia Elbegdorj (TAH'-shah-kee-ah EH'-bee-doh) will discuss steps to expand diplomatic, economic and defense cooperation between the two nations during an afternoon meeting in the Oval Office.

Mongolia is an Asian nation bordered by Russia and China.