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Kyrgyz Legislature Approves Premier

Feliks Kulov (file photo) 1 September 2005 (RFE/RL) -- Kyrgyzstan's parliament today approved acting Prime Minister Feliks Kulov to be the country's prime minister, RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service reported. Earlier in the day, a Kyrgyz parliamentary committee today unanimously approved the nomination.

Kyrgyz President Kurmanbek Bakiev nominated Kulov to head the cabinet on 15 August.

(RFE/RL Kyrgyz Service)

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