Kyrgyzstan President Sooronbai Jeenbekov announces resignation following unrest over disputed election

Kyrgyz President Sooronbai Jeenbekov resigned on Thursday after days of unrest following a disputed election, saying he wanted to prevent clashes between security forces and protesters who have demanded his removal from office. He becomes the third president of the small Central Asian nation since 2005 to be toppled in a popular uprising. Kyrgyzstan, a… Read More Kyrgyzstan President Sooronbai Jeenbekov announces resignation following unrest over disputed election