President of Kyrgyzstan

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President of the Kyrgyz Republic
Кыргыз Республикасынын Президенти (Kyrgyz)
Президент Кыргызской Республики (Russian)
Flag of the President of Kyrgyzstan.svg
Presidential Standard
Sooronbay Jeenbekov (2018-05-14) 02.jpg
Incumbent
Sooronbay Jeenbekov

since 24 November 2017
StyleMr. President (informally)
Comrade Commander-in-Chief (military)
His Excellency (international correspondence)
Member ofCabinet
Security Council
ResidenceWhite House
Ala Archa State Residence
AppointerDirect election
Term length6 years, non-renewable
Inaugural holderAskar Akayev
Formation27 October 1990; 29 years ago (1990-10-27)
WebsitePresident of Kyrgyz Republic

The President of Kyrgyzstan is the head of state and the highest official of the Kyrgyz Republic. The president is directly elected for no more than one six-year term by the Kyrgyz electorate. The office of president was created in 1990.

The office of president is open to all citizens of Kyrgyzstan who are no younger than 35 years of age, and no older than 65 years of age.[1]

List of Presidents[change | change source]

I# A# Name
(Birth–Death)
Picture Took office Left office Political party
1 1.
1991
Askar Akayev
Аскар Акаев
(1944–)
Askar Akayev 2007-12-05.jpg 27 October 1990 29 October 1995 Independent
2
1995
29 October 1995 29 October 2000
3.
2000
29 October 2000 24 March 2005
(ousted)
2 Ishenbai Kadyrbekov
Ишенбай Кадырбеков
(Acting)
(1949–)
Flag of the President of Kyrgyzstan.svg 24 March 2005 25 March 2005 Independent
Kurmanbek Bakiyev
Курманбек Бакиев
(1949–)
Kurmanbek Bakiyev 2006 (cropped).jpg 25 March 2005 14 August 2005 People's Movement of Kyrgyzstan
3 4.
2005
14 August 2005 15 October 2007
3 15 October 2007 23 July 2009 Ak Jol
5.
2009
23 July 2009 7 April 2010
(ousted)
4 Roza Otunbayeva
Роза Отунбаева
(1950–)
Roza Otunbayeva 2011-03-08.jpg 7 April 2010
(self-proclaimed)
3 July 2010 Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan
4 3 July 2010 1 December 2011
5 6.
2011
Almazbek Atambayev
Алмазбек Атамбаев
(1956–)
Almazbek Atambayev 2016-09-16.jpg 1 December 2011 24 November 2017 Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan
6 7.
2017
Sooronbay Jeenbekov
Сооронбай Жээнбеков
(1958–)
Sooronbay Jeenbekov (2018-05-14) 02.jpg 24 November 2017 Incumbent
(Term ends on 24 November 2023)
Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan

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