Nazarbayev's decision proves commitment to democratic principles - Bundestag deputy
ASTANA. February 5. KAZINFORM On Thursday, February 3, German Bundestag deputy Manfred Grund made public his statement to the press regarding the decision of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev on holding early presidential election.
He welcomed the statement of the President and decision of the Constitutional Council and noted that it proved "commitment to the democratic principles of the Constitution." According to Mr. Grund, "Kazakhstan is heading for modernization, the progress is obvious, particularly in comparison with other countries of the former Soviet Union. The Head of the State ensured stability, economic and social progress to the country."
"It is important to ensure that progress in the future, linking it to political reforms. The decision by President Nursultan Nazarbayev could pave the way towards this goal", the statement reads.