US deputy secretary of state Wendy Sherman (left) meets Gombojav Zandanshatar, Mongolia's parliamentary speaker, in Ulaanbaatar in late July. Photo: AFP
US deputy secretary of state Wendy Sherman (left) meets Gombojav Zandanshatar, Mongolia's parliamentary speaker, in Ulaanbaatar in late July. Photo: AFP

China engages Mongolia in flurry of talks in wake of US envoy Wendy Sherman

  • Defence and foreign ministers of both countries meet and pledge further engagement
  • Ulaanbaatar will remain cautious not to choose sides between Beijing and Washington, analyst says

US deputy secretary of state Wendy Sherman (left) meets Gombojav Zandanshatar, Mongolia's parliamentary speaker, in Ulaanbaatar in late July. Photo: AFP
US deputy secretary of state Wendy Sherman (left) meets Gombojav Zandanshatar, Mongolia's parliamentary speaker, in Ulaanbaatar in late July. Photo: AFP
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