While most Mongolians appreciate and respect Russian culture, music & arts, and people, Mongolians are divided on their views on Russia as “big brother” to Mongolia, specially on politics and economy. Having had first-hand relations, many of the older generations are still quite fond of Russia. On the other hand, many of the younger generations, seeing some energy and infrastructure projects being not happening due to geopolitics, are not satisfied with Russian politics and our economic relations.
Below is a very interesting and insightful article written by a Russian author, who summarized his own prior article that is even longer. Google Translate was used to share the summary article in English in its entirety.Continue reading Peering Deeper Into Russia-Mongolia Relations