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British Minister for Europe Duncan Issues Statement on Resignation of Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev

Mar 22, 2019 - Targeted News Service
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The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office issued the following statement by Minister for Europe Alan Duncan on Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev's announcement of his resignation after almost 30 years leading the country since its independence. Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has been appointed as interim Head of State until Presidential elections take place, scheduled for December 2020:

"My best wishes to Nursultan Nazarbayev as he steps down from his position as President of Kazakhstan. ...