The President of Kyrgyzstan because of heart problems, has cancelled a visit to the UN

President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev became ill on the way to new York, where he was to participate in the 71st session of the UN General Assembly. This is stated in the message on the official website of the head of Kirghizia.

“On the way from Bishkek to new York, where the delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic had planned to change planes at the airport. Atatürk, the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Almazbek Atambayev feel unwell, in connection with which he had conducted the initial medical examination”, — stated in the message.

Reuters also reports that Atambayev became ill in Turkey. His press Secretary told the news Agency that the President is visiting the doctors.

The President complained of chest pain, after examination, the doctors decided that Atambaev must undergo urgent thorough medical examination. “According to the preliminary conclusion of physicians, the President discovered the symptoms of heart problems”, — the press-service of the President.

At the time of examination of the Quran will be under the supervision of physicians, to the UN General Assembly instead sent the Minister of foreign Affairs Erlan Abdyldaev.

On 17 September 2016, the European Union is 60 years old. He was elected a President of Kyrgyzstan on 30 October 2011.

According to “RIA Novosti”, previously Atambayev has repeatedly traveled to Turkey for rest and treatment. A few years ago on the advice of doctors he passed a medical checkup in the Ankara military medical Academy “Gulhane”. In 2008 at a clinic in Ankara, he underwent surgery on the esophagus.