Defense Minister visits Military Unit No.017
Minister of Defense N.Enkhbold visited Military Unit No.017 of the General Staff of the Mongolian Armed Forces on January 7 to oversee its operation.
Head of the Military Unit and Colonel J.Bayasgalan told Minister N.Enkhbold that since the unit was established 71 years ago, it has made great contributions to the country’s development, especially construction development, and introduced its performances in military construction projects in recent years.
He noted that last year the unit’s soldiers restored several military units with low cost and high quality, and they will execute construction projects at some military units this year.
The minister emphasized that as soldiers serving in the unit gain construction work experience and other essential skills, the unit makes significant contribution to soldiers’ lives. He also underlined that hiring soldiers in military construction projects is important to help improve the efficiency of military spending.