Ukhnaa Khurelsukh declared a decisive victory after getting nearly 70 per cent of votes cast. Photos: Reuters Ukhnaa Khurelsukh declared a decisive victory after getting nearly 70 per cent of votes cast. Photos: Reuters
Ukhnaa Khurelsukh declared a decisive victory after getting nearly 70 per cent of votes cast. Photos: Reuters
Mongolia

Mongolia’s new president earned his nickname ‘Fist’ after punching a member of parliament

  • Khurelsukh Ukhnaa has cultivated a macho persona, complete with photos of him posing shirtless with a hunting gun
  • Landlocked Mongolia, wedged between China and Russia, has struggled with political instability since it became a democracy

Topic |   Mongolia
Ukhnaa Khurelsukh declared a decisive victory after getting nearly 70 per cent of votes cast. Photos: Reuters Ukhnaa Khurelsukh declared a decisive victory after getting nearly 70 per cent of votes cast. Photos: Reuters
Ukhnaa Khurelsukh declared a decisive victory after getting nearly 70 per cent of votes cast. Photos: Reuters
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