1 week Kyrgyz president ignores quit calls Manilatimes |World
BISHKEK: Kyrgyz President Sooronbai Jeenbekov said he would resign after the new parliamentary elections and the announcement of the election of a new president, local media reported on Wednesday. “Today, President Sooronbai Jeenbekov met with Sadyr Zhaparov after the parliament approved him as the prime minister of the country,” Press Secretary of Kyrgyz President Tolgonai Stamalieva told the local media. “Sooronbai Jeenbekov once again stressed that now he has no right to leave the presidency, as this will lead to an unpredictable scenario of the development of events to the detriment of the state,” she said. Xinhua ... more