Wikileaks-iin il gargasan Mongol dahi Amerikiin elchingiin diplomat cable-uudiig unshih zuuraa Amerikchuud medeelliig yamar mundag tsugluuldagiig uzeed bishrev. Yalanguya manai elchin saiduud yamar holion bantangaar tomilogddog talaarh cable-iig uzeed nud alt boloh shahlaa. Lav l uun shig tovch buguud todorhoigoor Mongoliin uls turiin hushignii ar dahi naimaa herhen yavagddagiig haruulsan analysis urid umnu unshij baisanguy. Tuunii deer bichgiin nairuulga ni gaihamshigtay. Ene olon uguulberuud dundaas iluu gechihmeer neg ch ug olj harsanguy.
The handling of [ambassadorship] appointments provides significant insight into political maneuvering in Mongolia. Financial, ethnic, religious, social, and political considerations are all in play.Ambassadorship and Politics in Mongolia
[...] CASE STUDY THREE: STOCKHOLM
Former MPRP bureaucrat B. Enkhmandakh is now the ambassador to Sweden. Enkhmandakh is an Enkhbayar loyalist whom many Enkhbayar opponents accuse of taking exclusive blame for an incident several years ago involving alleged bribes from Macanese casinos, thereby keeping Enkhbayar out of trouble. Regardless of the accuracy of these accusations, Enkhbayar likely assisted Enkhmandakh after the latter's release from prison, eventually helping Enkhmandakh to become a political attache at the embassy in London and, in a dramatic career jump immediately thereafter, Vice Foreign Minister in 2007.
Also worth reading: Mongolia's Top Media Outlets and Their Affiliations + Mongolia' New Cabinet: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly + Selection of New Mongolian Foreign Minister:
At an NDI event on November 10, former FM Erdenechuluun (MPRP) asked MFAT Americas Department Director Odonjil who the FM would be, to which Odonjil replied it would be Zandanshatar. Erdenechuluun was surprised. On the same day, Presidential Foreign Policy Advisor Purevsuren called the Charge's office and poloff's cell to indicate Zandanshatar was the one.How the hell do they know about this seemingly private conversation?