Category: Mongolia

Freezing Cold in Mongolia Right Now and More Than 55,000 Livestock Have Frozen to Death

Mongolia is currently hit by extreme wintry weather. These so-called dzud have killed more than 55,700 livestock animals in 3 months. “Dzud” is a Mongolian term, describing a frigid winter following a dry summer, that kills an incredible number of livestock by starvation or freezing to death. The agriculture department explained in a statement that: […] Read More