Kurmanbek Bakiyev facts for kids
|2nd President of Kyrgyzstan|
25 March 2005 – 15 April 2010
Acting until 14 August 2005
|Prime Minister||Medetbek Kerimkulov
|Preceded by||Ishenbai Kadyrbekov (Acting)|
|Succeeded by||Roza Otunbayeva|
|7th Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan|
10 July 2005 – 15 August 2005
Ishenbai Kadyrbekov (Acting)
|Preceded by||Medetbek Kerimkulov (Acting)|
|Succeeded by||Felix Kulov|
25 March 2005 – 20 June 2005
Acting until 28 March 2005
|Preceded by||Nikolai Tanayev|
|Succeeded by||Medetbek Kerimkulov (Acting)|
21 December 2000 – 22 May 2002
|Preceded by||Amangeldy Muraliyev|
|Succeeded by||Nikolai Tanayev|
|Born||1 August 1949
Masadan, Kyrgyz SSR, USSR
|Political party||Ak Jol|
|Alma mater||Kuybyshev Polytechnic Institute|
Kurmanbek Saliyevich Bakiyev (Kyrgyz: Курманбек Салиевич (Сали уулу) Бакиев, Qurmanbek Saliyeviç (Sali Uulu) Baqiyev; born 1 August 1949) is a politician who was the second President of Kyrgyzstan, from 2005 to 2010.
Bakiyev was re-elected in the 2009 presidential election.
On 7 April 2010, after bloody riots in the capital overturned the government, Bakiyev reportedly fled to the southern city of Osh. He resigned on 15 April 2010. Otunbayeva said she would press ahead to bring Bakiyev to trial.
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