Ilyumzhinov Meets with the President of Mongolia

On August 26th, the President of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) has arrived with another working visit to the capital of Mongolia.  At the airport, he was met by the Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the World Youth Chess Olympiad, currently being held in Ulaanbaatar, the Member of the State Great Hural (Parliament) Sanjmayatav Yadamsuren and the head of the local chess federation Sainbayar Tserendorj.  Then the head of FIDE, accompanied by the representatives of the host country, visited one of the Olympic tournament.

Further, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov held talks with the President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj in Ulan Bator.  They discussed the issues of further cooperation between Mongolia and FIDE at the meeting.
Besides, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia Lundengiyn Purevsuren, who, like Ilyumzhinov, is a graduate of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), also participated in the negotiations.