Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev

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Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev
Мухамметкалый Абылгазиев
Muhammetkaliy Abulgaziyev 2016-05-16.jpg
20th Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan
Assumed office
20 April 2018
PresidentSooronbay Jeenbekov
Preceded bySapar Isakov
In office
22 August 2017 – 26 August 2017
PresidentAlmazbek Atambayev
Preceded bySooronbay Jeenbekov
Succeeded bySapar Isakov
First Deputy Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan
In office
13 April 2016 – 22 August 2017
Prime MinisterSooronbay Jeenbekov
Preceded byTairbek Sarpashev
Succeeded byTolkunbek Abdygulov
Personal details
Born (1968-01-20) 20 January 1968 (age 51)
Kochkor, Kirghiz SSR, Soviet Union (now Kyrgyzstan)
Political partyIndependent

Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev (Kyrgyz: Мухамметкалый Дүйшекеевич (Дүйшеке уулу) Абылгазиев, romanizedMuhammetqalí Düyşekeyeviç (Düyşeke uulu) Abılğaziyev, [muχɑmːetqɑˈlɯj dyjʃeˈkejevɪtʃ ɑbɯɫɢɑˈzijɪf]; born 20 January 1968) is a Kyrgyz politician who has served as the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan since 20 April 2018.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Abylgaziev was born on 20 January 1968 in the Kochkor District of the Naryn Oblast in the Kyrgyz SSR. In 1994 he graduated from the Agricultural Institute named after Constantin Scriabine with a specialization in Agronomy. In 1997 he graduated from the Faculty of Economics and Business at the International University of Kyrgyzstan.

Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan[edit]

Abylgaziev with Ilham Aliyev

He was the acting Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan from 22 August to 26 August 2017. He was appointed following Sooronbay Jeenbekov's resignation to contest the October 2017 presidential election. Abulgaziyev previously served as Deputy Prime Minister.[2][3] On April 20, 2018, he was reappointed Prime Minister by President Sooronbay Jeenbekov, after Prime Minister Sapar Isakov’s Government was sacked.[4] On April 25, the new government was sworn in.[5]

Since his appointment, Abylgaziev has met frequently his counterparts who are heads of government, including with Kazakh Prime Minister Bakhytzhan Sagintayev, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.


Since 20 April 2018:[6]


  1. ^ Kyrgyz Parliament Approves New Prime Minister, Cabinet
  2. ^ "Atambaev Accepts Jeenbekov's Resignation, Appoints Interim Kyrgyz PM". Radio Liberty/Radio free Europe. Retrieved 22 August 2017.
  3. ^ "ПЕРВЫЙ ВИЦЕ-ПРЕМЬЕР-МИНИСТР | Официальный сайт Правительства КР". (in Russian). Retrieved 23 August 2017.
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Political offices
Preceded by
Sooronbay Jeenbekov
Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan

Succeeded by
Sapar Isakov
Preceded by
Sapar Isakov
Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan