New Defense Minister was appointed
He took the position of Assistant to the President - Secretary of the Security Council.
By the Decree of the head of state, Nurlan Yermekbayev is appointed as Minister of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan, according to Facebook of the Akorda.
The Decree was signed by the head of state.
Most recently, Yermekbayev was appointed as Assistant to the President - Secreary of the Security Council of Kazakhstan.
Nurlan Yermekbayev was born in January 1963 in the current Turkestan region.
In 1986 he graduated with honours from the Military Institute of the USSR Ministry of Defense majoring officer with the knowledge of Chinese and English. In 1996 he finished the Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering majoring engineer-economist.