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[20.02.23] Two Parliamentary Groups Are United

Two groups at the Legislative Assembly (lower chamber) of the Kyrgyz parliament, the Regions of Kyrgyzstan and Ong Ordo (Right Bloc) have been united into a single group (Ong Ordo - Regions of Kyrgyzstan). The co-chairman of the new group, former prime minister Kurmanbek Bakiev, told journalists today that the unification was carried out in accordance with the new rule on parliament groups in the newly adopted version of constitution. The group consists of 11 centrist deputies. As a lawmaker, Ishenbai Moldotashev noted, the Groups chairmanship will be rotated every year. 


RFE/RL Kyrgyz News, February 20

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