Presidential candidate from the SDPK faction Sooronbai Jeenbekov told reporters Monday that he will step down as a Prime Minister today afternoon.
He said he could be suspended and be a Prime Minister until the end of elections and start of inauguration.
"Many of my colleagues tried to persuade me not to resign, to take a leave and suspend my powers. I thought about all the suggestions and came to the decision to resign. Before that, I discussed this issue with the president and he backed me. I as a presidential candidate choose equal conditions for all," he said.
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