Nazarbayev’s youngest daughter commented on protests for the first time
Aliya Nazarbayeva called the riots in Kazakhstan tragic events Aliya Nazarbayeva expressed condolences to the families of those killed during the protests, and also thanked people for the “moral support” of Nursultan Nazarbayev
protests and thanked for the “ moral support '' my father. She wrote about this on her Facebook.
“ It is with a heavy heart that I experience the tragic events in our country. There are no words to express the pain and regret for the victims and lost people. I express my sincere condolences to the families of all the victims. Let this cruel lesson for all of us be the last in our history, '', & mdash; noted Nazarbayeva.
In addition, she thanked people for their “ moral support '' Nursultan Nazarbayeva and noted that “ he receives a lot of messages these days from residents of different regions. '' “ I wish Kazakhstan only peace and prosperity, Kazakhstanis & mdash; well-being and health. Take care of yourself & raquo;, & mdash; she concluded.
Against the background of protests in Kazakhstan, which began at the beginning of the year due to a two-fold increase in the price of automobile gas & mdash; from 60 to 120 tenge (from 10 to 20 rubles), & mdash; the president of the republic, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, dissolved the government and announced the removal of Nazarbayev from the post of head of the country's Security Council, which he headed for almost 30 years. A spokesman for the former president said that Nazarbayev himself decided to transfer the post to the current head of the republic.
Nursultan Nazarbayev & mdash; the first president of Kazakhstan. He has held the post of leader of the country since 1990. In March 2019, Nazarbayev resigned, after which early elections were held in the republic, which Tokayev won. The first president has three daughters: Dariga, Dinara and Aliya.
On January 7, Orda.kz reported that Nazarbayev and his daughters left the country during the protests, but the next day, the former president's press secretary denied this information, stating that he was in Nur-Sultan and urging everyone to rally around the current head of state, Kasym. -Zhomart Tokayev. The assistant to Dariga's eldest daughter also confirmed that she is in Alma-Ata, but is sick with COVID-19 and cannot attend the parliamentary session (Dariga is a current deputy).
January 11 After an active phase of protests, Tokayev said that it was precisely because of the actions of the first president that “ a group of very profitable companies and a layer of wealthy people appeared in the country, even by international standards. '' He also proposed to create a public fund “ To the People of Kazakhstan '', where companies approved by the government will need to make regular contributions.
In addition, he instructed to take action against the ROP Operator company, which is associated with Aliya Nazarbayeva , and abolish the recycling fee. He explained that entrepreneurs and society in general have “ many questions '' to the activities of the ROP Operator. The company responded by saying that it worked “ in strict accordance '' with the legislation of Kazakhstan, but we are ready to obey the presidential decree.
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