Child jockeys riding horses head to the start line for the Soyolon horse race at the Mongolian Naadam festival. Photo: Reuters

Rights groups demand better treatment for Mongolia’s child jockeys, some of whom are as young as seven

Last year, as many as 10,435 children participated in 394 races nationwide, official figures show

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Child jockeys riding horses head to the start line for the Soyolon horse race at the Mongolian Naadam festival. Photo: Reuters
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