Reuters has reported the death of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov. The Agency cites the statement of the unnamed diplomatic sources. Earlier Uzbek mass media reported that Karimov is in critical condition. According to some reports has already started preparing for his funeral.
— Reuters (@reuters_russia) on 2 September 2016.
However, on Friday the official Uzbek newspaper Narodnoe Slovo, wrote that Karimov is in critical condition.
We will remind that the President of Uzbekistan last Saturday suffered a stroke.
Previously it was reported about his death, but later this information was refuted.
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