Uzbekistan: Shavkat Mirziyoyev as new President

Wednesday, 14 December, 2016 - 08:15

Uzbekistan’s interim leader, Shavkat Mirziyoyev has won in the presidential elections.

The central election commission reported that Mirziyoyev got 88.6% of vote.

Miziyoyev has taken an oath “to faithfully serve the people of Uzbekistan, strictly comply with the Constitution, guarantee citizens’ rights and freedoms" and "faithfully fulfill the responsibilities entrusted to the president of the Republic of Uzbekistan”.