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Omurbek Babanov becomes defendant in another criminal case

The Investigation Department of the State Committee for National Security has separated a criminal case on preparing for the seizure of power. The department informed 24.kg news agency.

According to SCNS, the investigation into the case of MP Kanatbek Isaev has been completed. Three more people are being accused together with him. According to the investigation, they were preparing for the forcible seizure of power with the participation of supporters of presidential candidate Omurbek Babanov under the pretext of falsifying the results of presidential elections.

The criminal case against Omurbek Babanov on the fact of preparation for the seizure of power and the organization of mass riots has been separated. The investigation is under way.

Earlier, the Prosecutor General’s Office opened a criminal case against the leader of Respublika-Ata Jurt party and other individuals. He is accused of public calls for violent change of the constitutional system and the incitement of national, racial or religious hatred. It is about the speech of Omurbek Babanov during the pre-election campaign at a meeting with residents of Amir-Timur microdistrict in Osh on September 28.