US News new head of government in Kazakhstan appointed

13:46  11 january  2022
13:46  11 january  2022 Source:   dw.com

Kazakhstan: Nazarbayev Receiving the Security Council, Tokayev with

 Kazakhstan: Nazarbayev Receiving the Security Council, Tokayev with Trucks - Reuters - Stringer Military trucks are seen near the office of the mayor during events triggered by the increase in the price of fuel, in Almaty, Kazakhstan, the January 5, 2022. Protesters took control of Almaty airport, the main city of Kazakhstan, Wednesday, January 5, while the government resignation did not appease the protest movement against rising fuel prices. in this country of Central Asia. In Kazakhstan, events rushed this Wednesday.

The Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan oversees a presidential republic. The President of Kazakhstan , currently Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

The previous government was dismissed after the start of mass protests in Kazakhstan , which began on January 2, 2022. Residents of Zhanaozen and Aktau in Mangistau region opposed the increase in prices for liquefied gas, then the protests spread to other cities. The situation is slowly stabilizing; the anti-terrorist operation continues. President of the republic Kassym-Jomart Tokayev introduced a state of emergency in the republic, dismissed the government and became the head of the Security Council.

Kazakhstan has a new Prime Minister after days of tangles. Parliament voted unanimously to Alichan Smailov, who has already held the post transition for a good of a week.

Das kasachische Parlament in Nur-Sultan (Archivbild) © Vladislav VODNEV / Sputnik / DPA / Picture Alliance The Kazakh parliament reported in Nur-Sultan (archive image)

as government television, President Kassymt Tokayev proposed the 49-year-old shortly before the Office of Prime Minister. In the oil and gas-rich ex-Soviet republic, which borders, among other things, in Russia, initial displeasure was turned over increased fuel prices over the past few days in protests against governance. In addition to peaceful demonstrations, there were also violent riots, especially in the measuring city of Almaty. In the episode of the protests, Tokayev dismissed the previous government.

Kazakhstan: a return to calm relative to Almaty after days of violence

 Kazakhstan: a return to calm relative to Almaty after days of violence © Reuters, Stringer A man walking in the streets of Almaty in Kazakhstan, on January 7, 2022. After two days of violence, a relative calm is Income in Kazakhstan shaken by a challenge. The former President Kazakh Noursoultan Nazarbayev called the public to support the government to deal with this crisis. Since the beginning of the year, Kazakhstan faces, on its territory, to a large-scale sling triggered by an increase in the price of gas and which has led to a violent repression.

The president of the Republic of Kazakhstan is the head of state of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan . The president is the holder of the highest office within the Republic of Kazakhstan .

KAZINFORM Head of State has appointed Krymbek Kusherbayev as the Head of the President's Administration of Kazakhstan , the Akorda press service reports. Prior to the appointment Kusherbayev has acted as the Governor of Kyzylorda region, the decree reads. Kusherbekov born on May 20, 1955 is a graduate of the Lenin Kazakh Polytechnic Institute, Postgraduate Programme of the Social Sciences Academy of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the USSR.

Tokayev also asked a military alliance led by Russia in view of the riots. The recently arrived soldiers of the Alliance are to leave Kazakhstan after the words tokayevs but already this week again. In two days, the deduction should start gradually, said the head of state in a speech in parliament. "The main mission of the OVKS troops is complete."


The member states of the "Organization of the Treaty on Collective Security (OVKS)" had advised on Monday on the situation in the Central Asian country. Tokayev explained: "In Kazakhstan, the full order is restored." He described the riots as "the attempt of a coup d'étea."

Video: Tote at protests in Kazakhstan (Puls24)

After the Please Tokajews For help, the organization had sent thousands of soldiers, including Russian paratroopers. This triggered concern in the west. Russia's head of state Wladimir Putin had emphasized at the beginning of the week, the use was only temporary and not long. In addition to Russia and Kazakhstan, the Alliance also includes Armenia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.

Kazakhstan: More than 5,000 people have been arrested since the beginning of the riots

 Kazakhstan: More than 5,000 people have been arrested since the beginning of the riots The country has been shaken this week by an unprecedented revolt since its independence in 1989. © provided by FranceInfo The authorities attempt to contain the riots At Kazakhstan . More than 5,000 people were arrested in the largest Central Asian country, reported on Sunday, January 9, quoting the authorities.

Withdrawal to start in two days, says Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, as new PM appointed and detentions rise to nearly 10,000. A Russian-led military bloc will start withdrawing its troops from Kazakhstan in two days’ time, Kazakh president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has told the country’s parliament. Troops from the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO) will depart the central Asian nation completely over a period of 10 days, he said on Tuesday.

He can now dissolve Parliament, appoint administrative heads of cities and regions, appoint and dismiss the government , call referendums, and initiate constitutional amendments. The country's Prime Minister presides over the Council of Ministers. Kazakhstan has three deputy Prime Ministers in addition to 17 ministers. Two chambers execute legislative responsibilities in Kazakhstan . 77 seats exist in the Assembly or Mazhilis, where ten seats are by proportional representation, and the rest 67 are single seat constituencies. The assembly members are elected in for four years.

Almost 10,000 arrests

The violent protests in Kazakhstan were arrested after recent information of the Ministry of Interior 9900 persons . The balance of the victims is further unclear. Media had also reported on Sunday with the Ministry of Health from at least 164 dead . However, the Ministry of Information moved back the message later. Among the security forces, according to Tokajev there was 16 dead and more than 1600 injured. The number of civilian dead will be "currently reviewed". The president had given an shooting command given the unprecedented crisis on Friday. On Monday he emphasized, on peaceful demonstrators, the security forces of his country would "never shoot".

experts assume that the President uses the crisis to demonstrate his predecessor, the former long-term headquarters Nursultan Nazarbajev. Nazarbajew was continued after his resignation in 2019 as the most powerful man in Kazakhstan. Tokajew recently decided to the post as a boss of the influential security council and released several of his familiar from important offices.

Kazakhstan: Nearly 8000 arrests after riots, the Russian intervention "soon" finished

 Kazakhstan: Nearly 8000 arrests after riots, the Russian intervention © Pavel Mikheyev Almaty (Kazakhstan), this Monday. The Kazakh flag is in Bern on the building of the town hall partly destroyed. Reuters / Pavel Mikheyev Nearly 8000 people were arrested after a week of riots in Kazakhstan, announces Monday the government. They have been marked by an implacable repression, which made dozens of video deaths: in Kazakhstan, what images show riots and their repression (the world) Your Browser does not support this video .

New head of Kazakh Strategic Planning Agency named. NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Head of State, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, appointed Chingis Arinov as the deputy head of the State Guard Service of Kazakhstan – head of the Kazakh President’s Security Service, the Akorda press service reports.

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Galymzhan Koishybayev has been appointed as the Head of the Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan , Kazinform correspondent reports. Over the years, he served as First Secretary, Counselor of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Russian Federation, Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Chief Inspector of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan , Ambassador-at-Large of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan in

China strengthens Russia and Kazakhstan Meanwhile, China stood at the suppression of riots in Kazakhstan on the side of Russia and the leadership of Kazakhstan. The People's Republic of Parts The Assessment of the Kazakh President that the cause of the riots are terrorist activities, Chinese state media reported a telephone conversation between Foreign Minister Wang Yi with the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. The two neighboring countries Kazakhstan should "resist the interference of external forces in the internal affairs of Central Asian Countries" and prevent "color revolutions" and the "three evil powers" chaos. The leadership in Beijing defines the "three evil powers" as religious extremism, territorial separatism and violent terrorism and has referred to them as the cause of instability in the province of Xinjiang.

also the government in Moscow makes foreign forces responsible for the riots at the southern neighbor. President Vladimir Putin said the military alliance OVKS will not allow it to come to an

"colored revolution" . He took up relation to elevations in other ex-Soviet republics, such as the "Orange Revolution" 2013/14 in Ukraine.

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son-in-law from Kazakhstan's Ex-President as a chief of entrepreneurial chamber .
Around two weeks after the violent protests in Kazakhstan, another son-in-law of the Kazakh Ex-President Nursultan Nazarbajev resigned from a senior economic item. The 55-year Timur Kulibajev declared his resignation on Monday as Chairman of the Bureau of the National Entrepreneur Chamber Atameken. Kulibajev is married to Dinara Kulibajewa, the middle daughter of Kazakhstan's former head of state. He is considered one of the richest men Kazakhstan.

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