August 17, 2008

Kyrgyz Parliament Without Electricity Due to Repair Work

Text of report by privately-owned Kyrgyz AKIpress news agency website

Bishkek, 15 August: The supply of electricity to the Kyrgyz parliament building has been cut off, the parliament's press service told the AKIpress news agency today.

Parliament was warned yesterday that the electricity supply would be cut off. There will be no electricity in the parliament building from today until Monday, 18 August 2008. The reason for the cut-off is repair and restoration work.

Originally published by AKIpress news agency website, Bishkek, in Russian 1202 15 Aug 08.

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