Omurbek Babanov stepped down as the leader of the Respublika—Ata-Jurt faction. It was announced at the extraordinary meeting of the faction on November 13.
Babanov is the runner-up of Kyrgyzstan's presidential election that took place on November 13. He won 33.48% of the votes.
Lawmaker Talant Mamytov read out Babanov's statement.