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Nations of Hun Origin Will Organize Peace Festival

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Mongolia marks many historic anniversaries this year. In relation to the marking of the 2220th Anniversary of the Founding of Mongolia’s Statehood - Hun Empire, Peace Festival of Nations of Hun Origin is going to be organized under the auspices of Tsakhia Elbegdorj, President of Mongolia in Ulaanbaatar on August 26 and 27, 2011. Currently, the representatives of 33 countries have been invited. Wide range of cultural and sports activities be included within the framework of the Peace Festival. In addition to these measures, Global Peace Leadership Conference, young leaders’ symposium, and assembly to discuss and exchange experiences on civil participation in local development will take place.

With the support of the Office of the President of Mongolia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mongolian and international non-governmental organizations such as Mongolia’s Peace and Friendship Federation, Peace Initiative and Global Peace Festival Foundation are planning to organize this big scale festival that will be marked in the history of the nations of Hun origin.