With the surprising resignation of longtime President Nazarbayev ends in Kazakhstan an Era. As the successor to Kassym was sworn in Tokaev. There are now reforms?
For many Kazakhs, it was a historic Moment. The first and only President of the country since the Declaration of independence in 1991. Some of the deputies wiped furtively a tear from the eyes.
Both chambers of Parliament came together in Astana to celebrate the attend the ceremony for the introduction and swearing in of the new President.A loyal Companion Nazarbayev's
Kassym Tokaev for the Kazakhs not Unknown. He was Premier and foreign Minister. As President he is now, according to the Constitution, because he was the last Chairman of the Senate.
Tokaev is a loyal, long-time companion of Nursultan Nazarbayev, as he made at his swearing-in. The trained Diplomat promised, the work of his predecessor to continue.
Nazarbayev, had been received in the history of the world as an extraordinary Reformer, Tokaev. He have transformed Kazakhstan into a modern and advanced state. His political and economic reforms had become the Symbol of a wise, wise state policy.
Transitions: The old Kazakh President Nazarbayev (left) and his successor Tokaevrenaming of the capital to "Nursultan"
Also Nazarbayev's resignation rated Tokaev as the highest expression of responsibility for the people and the country, and announced to the Ex-President worthy.
"I think it is necessary, in the name of our great contemporaries, the first President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, as follows, to perpetuate Our capital should bear the name of our President, and from now on, "Nursultan" hot."
Stormy applause surged again and again. Not as Tokaev suggested that Nazarbayev's just a monument in the capital, but to also name streets in the cities of the whole country after him.
According to him, the capital is to be named: The former President Nursultan Nazarbayev at a press conference in July 2017.Even without President title to the Power
Nazarbayev is also without a President, the title, the threads of Power in the Hand. He remains the "leader of the Nation", party chief and Chairman of the security Council, and can take place at any time on Central political decisions.
Even if he should have the feeling that the change of power in Kazakhstan should not go as planned in his senses.Kazakh President announces resignation, 19.03.2019 Atlas |Kazakhstan |Astana