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China tries four in case that led to Mongol unrest

BEIJING — China put four people on trial Wednesday for the death of an ethnic Mongol herder that sparked protests across the Inner Mongolia region over allegations of resource exploitation and environmental damage. State-run Xinhua news agency said two coal … Continue reading

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Mongolian herders sweep into capital in protest

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia — Several hundred Mongolian herders joined by environmental activists are setting up camp in the capital to protest international mining deals and demand elections. The herders on horseback and horse-drawn carts swept into the central square in … Continue reading

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Mongolian activist’s son: China police took mother

Sat Dec 4 BEIJING – Chinese police detained the wife of the co-founder of a Mongolian separatist movement and raided the family bookstore just days before the activist is to be released from 15 years in prison, his son said … Continue reading

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Mongolians control riot at ECP

7/26/2010  By Cpl. Rebekka S. Heite  , Marine Corps Bases Japan FIVE HILLS TRAINING AREA, Mongolia Guards in full riot gear behind the fence of Five Hills Training Area watched intently as their brethren, also in full riot gear and … Continue reading

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