Northern Mongolia is a historical region where live Northern Mongols or Buryat Mongols. It includes Republic of Buryatia, Zabaykalsky Krai and southern Irkutsk Oblast of Russia. The Buryats attempted to rename the Republic of Buryatia to the "Republic of Northern Mongolia".
The Merkit, Jalayir, Khamag Mongol, Tümed, Tayichiud, Bayad, Mongolic forest tribes, Barga, Daur and Oirat Mongols lived in Northern Mongolia. Zabaykalsky Krai and Mongolian Khentii Province was core region of the Khamag Mongol Khanate. Northern Mongolia was part of the Mongolic Xiongnu (209 BC-93 CE), Xianbei (93-234), Rouran Khaganate (330-555), Khitan Empire (906-1125), Mongol Empire (1206-1368) and Northern Yuan (1368-1691).
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- History of Mongolia
- List of medieval Mongolian tribes and clans
- List of Mongolian states
- Eastern Mongolia
- Southern Mongolia
- Upper Mongolia
- Western Mongolia
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