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15. Law of the Sea | Mongolia
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15.1 Mongolia’s Access to the Seas and Oceans

Mongolia is a land-locked country situated in the heart of Central Asia. It is sandwiched between Russia and China and is the second-largest landlocked country with a population of 3.3 million with a territory of 1.565.000 km2. Due to political and economic factors, it has become a part of the Northeast Asian region. The nearest seaport is China’s Tianjin port, facing the Bohai Sea in East China, which is 1700 km from the capital city Ulaanb…

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Jargalsaikhan, Enkhsaikhan, “15. Law of the Sea | Mongolia”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 29 November 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_1064>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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