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Petitioning Associated Press and 7 others
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English speaking world: Please spell Mongolia's capital correctly, "Ulaanbaatar" not "Ulan Bator"


Too many different variations of the name going around, mostly the wrong ones, like Ulan Bator.

Letter to
Associated Press
Financial Times Editors
Marketing MIAT Mongolian Airlines
and 5 others
Reuters David Stanway
Director of Media Relations, Associated Press Paul Colford
Media Relations Manager, Associated Press Erin Madigan White
New York Times Public Editor
Editor-in-Chief David Callaway
Please start spelling the capital of Mongolia correctly: It's Ulaanbaatar not Ulan Bator or anything else. Bloomberg, WSJ, The Economist has now agreed to spell it correctly. You should too!