|President of Uzbekistan|
|Assumed office |
8 September 2016
Acting: 8 September 2016 – 14 December 2016
|Prime Minister||Abdulla Aripov|
|Preceded by||Nigmatilla Yuldashev (Acting President)|
Islam Karimov (President)
|3rd Prime Minister of Uzbekistan|
12 December 2003 – 14 December 2016
Nigmatilla Yuldashev (Acting)
|Preceded by||Oʻtkir Sultonov|
|Succeeded by||Abdulla Aripov|
Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev
24 July 1957
Jizzakh Region, Uzbek SSR, Soviet Union (now Uzbekistan)
|Political party||Liberal Democratic Party (2016–present)|
Democratic Party (before 2008)
National Revival Democratic
|Residence||Qibray District, Tashkent|
|Alma mater||Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Melioration|
Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev (Uzbek Latin: Shavkat Miromonovich (Miromon o‘g‘li) Mirziyoyev, Uzbek Cyrillic: Шавкат Миромонович (Миромон ўғли) Мирзиёев; born 24 July 1957) is an Uzbek politician. He has been the President of Uzbekistan and Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Uzbekistan since 2016.
Following the death of President Islam Karimov, he was appointed by the Supreme Assembly as interim president of Uzbekistan on 8 September 2016. In October 2021, Shavkat Mirziyoyev was re-elected President of Uzbekistan.
References[change | change source]
- "Издательский дом Коммерсантъ". kommersant.ru. Archived from the original on 2013-11-04.
- "Uzbekistan PM Mirziyoyev named interim president". Retrieved 9 September 2016.