Kyrgyzstan’s President Almazbek Atambayev accepted Joomart Otorbayev’s resignation as the prime minister, TASS reported citing the information policy department of the president’s office on Apr. 24.
“The president signed the ‘Decree on the resignation of the prime minister and the republic’s government,” said the department.
Based on this document, the entire cabinet is considered to have resigned from now on.
“The persons, who were serving as the prime minister, the first deputy prime minister, deputy prime ministers, government members and administrative department heads, should continue serving as government members and administrative department heads in accordance with the previously held posts until the formation of a new government,” read the decree.
The document comes into force upon signature.
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