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Kyrgyzstan's new PM Japarov assumes presidential powers

Video Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Duration: 02:06s - Published
Kyrgyzstan's new PM Japarov assumes presidential powers
Kyrgyzstan’s President Sooronbay Jeenbekov resigned on Thursday.

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