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Thursday, January 22, 2009

The UB Post-Leading English News - The Naivety of Mongolia's Nazis

The UB Post-Leading English News - The Naivety of Mongolia's Nazis: "The Naivety of Mongolia's Nazis
Written by Kirril Shields
Thursday, December 04, 2008.
FOLLOWING the July 1 riots a spate of repetitious graffiti began appearing on the walls of Ulaanbaatar’s buildings. Graffiti, either as an art form or used as political slander, is relatively uncommon in Mongolia’s capital city, yet this recent trend was spray-painted across buildings, on bus stations, on the walls of monasteries, over the windows of Chinese restaurants, even on national monuments.
The graffiti is the work of one of Mongolia’s right-wing organisations, the M.Y.A. (Mongolian National Group). It depicts a swastika accompanied by the party’s acronym, the word ‘Aries’, and at certain sites, the addition of sentences that vary slightly but largely translate to ‘all Chinese must die."

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