Nazarbayev sacked the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov, 8 September dismissed and appointed Chairman of the Committee of national security. The corresponding decree signed by President Nursultan Nazarbayev published Thursday on the website of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Temporary acting Prime Minister appointed Deputy Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev.

The current government of Kazakhstan is entrusted to perform their duties until the new composition of the Cabinet, stated in the decree.