Bakiyev’s Back

by Joshua Foust on 1/15/2007 · 1 comment

Kurmanbek Bakiyev is back now that he’s signed the new constitutional reforms. Meanwhile, a new party has been formed whose purpose is the resignation of the current legislature. Sigh. They’re not out of the woods yet.


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Edil January 15, 2007 at 1:10 pm

‘out of the woods’

Russians would have said:

‘ s gor eshe ne spustilis’

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