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Kyrgyzstan Names Interim Leader

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Kyrgyzstan Names Interim Leader

Kyrgyzstan Names Interim Leader

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Opposition groups in Kyrgyzstan reach a political compromise as they struggle to restore order after the ouster of the government last week. Opposition leader Kurmanbek Bakiyev is named interim prime minister, but he says he will recognize the parliament chosen by recent elections — which protesters charge were unfair.

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