Journalist Zhunisbek Sultanmuratov passed away

Almaty. August 1.  KazTAG - Journalist Zhunisbek Sultanmuratov has passed away.
Journalist Zhunisbek Sultanmuratov has passed away in the age of 66 after siege of illness. He was a graduate of the Kazakh state university, holder of an Excellency diploma. He started his career in Socialistic Kazakhstan newspaper, then he worked as a consultant in the presidential press-service, headed the press-service of the Government, worked as an advisor of the prime minister, of akims of Almaty and Astana, lately he worked as a representative in Astana of the embassy of Kazakhstan to Russia.
He was awarded numerous state prizes.
The Union of Journalists of Kazakhstan and KazTAG international news agency offer sincere condolences to the family members, friends and colleagues.

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