Khuvsgul Aimag is unique in its natural beauty and remarkable source of water, forest and pasture land of Mongolia. Unfortunately, this region is also richly endowed with different natural resources and that’s why it has become a target of people whose priority is just profit and not natural balance.
Since 70% of fresh water of Mongolia belongs to Khuvsgul Aimag, the dangerous associated with mining pose an acute problem not only to the region but also to the national security of Mongolia.
In the early 90s, the famous journalist Ts. Baldorj exposed the mining issue in his article “Mother Lake is on the Gallows”. We are reproducing this article here after twenty-eight years. (more…)