Mongolia Air Pollution

World | Environmental Protection

T-H20170112006881Mongolians wearing masks walk along a road shrouded in haze in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, 12 January 2017.

Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj said on 11 January 2017, that air pollution in Ulaanbaatar has reached disaster levels and the city is declared to be in a state of disaster where measures like evacuations are recommended for some areas, according to local media.