Mongolia: A country located between Russia, Kazakhstan and China, whose people are descended from the Mongols of Genghis Khan's Mongol Empire.

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Why did Mongolia split in two when they declared independence?

When Mongolia declared independence from the Qing Empire in 1911, part of it stayed under Qing control. This is the part known today as Inner Mongolia. But even before their independence, there were ...