President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov died on the 79 th year of life, informs a site “Fergana.<url>. Official confirmation of this information has been received.
The death of Islam Karimov, according to “Fergana”, came in at 15-16 hours Tashkent time (13.30 MSK).
Information about the illness of President Karimov started to arrive from Sunday, August 28. Then “Newspaper.uz” with reference to informational message of the Cabinet of Ministers reported hospitalization Karimov.
Monday Karimov’s daughter Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva on the page in Instagram and Facebook announced that the head of state is bleeding in the brain. She wrote that Islam Karimov admitted to hospital on Saturday morning because of the brain hemorrhage”. Now, in her words, Karimov is in the intensive care unit”. She added that “to make any predictions about its future state” yet.