Mongolians celebrated Peacekeepers' Day in the central square of Ulaanbaatar today with sports and Cultural events for the occasion. Mongolian troops have been serving as UN Peacekeepers since 2002. Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. 29/05/2010.
Hovd province in western Mongolia celebrated the annual Naadam festival, revolving around horse races and wrestling tournaments, on April 9th and 10th. The national Naadam in the capital, Ulaanbaatar, runs July 11-13.
Water day celebrations took place at the Sukhbaatar square in Ulaabaatar. There were traditional Shaman dances before representatives handed over a vessel containing mountain water to government representatives.