Abdilatif Zhumabaev was appointed an Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kyrgyzstan to the United Arab Emirates. Press service of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.
Chingiz Eshimbekov, who previously held the post, became an Ambassador to Qatar.
Abdilatif Zhumabaev headed the State Commission for Religious Affairs. He has been an Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Saudi Arabia since 2014.
Earlier, the President appointed Azimbek Beknazarov the Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Malaysia, and Daniyar Mukashev — Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to San Marino.