Michael Aldrich

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It is a pity that Tania Branigan overstates the influence of «Mongolian neo-Nazis» in her article (Mongolian neo-Nazis: Anti-Chinese sentiment fuels the rise of ultra-nationalism, 2 August). She says that «a new strain of Nazism has found an unlikely home» in Mongolia and that «ultra-nationalists are … becoming more sophisticated and, quietly, more powerful» here. To illustrate this assertion, Branigan’s article carries an alarming photograph of six swastika-bedecked Mongolian skinheads rigidly standing to attention with their right arms thrust in a «Heil Hitler» salute.

As a regular visitor to Mongolia since 1993 and a resident in Ulan Bator over the past 18 months, I find this skewed depiction of life here to be demeaning and unfair to Mongolians.…  Seguir leyendo »