Mongolia's Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh wears a face mask as he votes at a polling site in Ulan Bator on Wednesday. Photo: AFP Mongolia's Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh wears a face mask as he votes at a polling site in Ulan Bator on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Mongolia's Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh wears a face mask as he votes at a polling site in Ulan Bator on Wednesday. Photo: AFP

Mongolia heads to polls amid coronavirus success but corruption, economy a worry

  • Economic malaise, corruption and weak public services dominate concerns among the country’s 3.2 million people, about half of whom live in the capital
  • Despite discontent, ruling party expected to make strong showing based on competence in running government affairs and deft handling of Covid-19

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Mongolia's Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh wears a face mask as he votes at a polling site in Ulan Bator on Wednesday. Photo: AFP Mongolia's Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh wears a face mask as he votes at a polling site in Ulan Bator on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Mongolia's Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh wears a face mask as he votes at a polling site in Ulan Bator on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
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