I've been getting letters asking to run for new term - Nazarbayev
Astana. April 23. KazTAG - I've been getting letters asking to run for a new term, said Nursultan Nazarbayev, president of Kazakhstan.
"Dear party members, these days I have been getting numerous letters from our people, for whom my resignation was unexpectedness, some of them regret that I left my post, and they even ask me to run for a new term. I am grateful to them and I understand the reason for this concern. People are worried for their future, they want stability, equality of ethnos, religions which we have affirmed these years and which have been an example for many other states," said Nursultan Nazarbayev, first president of Kazakhstan at the XIX congress of Nur Otan party.
"I am grateful for kind attitude towards me and, taking this opportunity, I want to bow my head low and thank all my fellow citizens for such an attitude, for such love, for such respect to me. I understand these concerns and want to say again that I made a deliberate decision. Therefore, I declare that I am convinced that Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is the person who will fully follow the policy of friendship and equal rights of all the people in Kazakhstan," he said.
As it was reported, president of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, was nominated as a candidate from the Nur Otan party for the presidential election.
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