President Sooronbay Jeenbekov
Biography of Sooronbaya JeenbekovSooronbay Sharipovich Jeenbekov - elected in October 2017, the head of the Kyrgyz Republic (hereinafter the Kyrgyz Republic).
In the photo: Sooronbay Sharipovich Jeenbekov
He was one of the initiators of the creation of the Social Democratic Party of the Kyrgyz Republic and an associate of the former leader of the country Almazbek Atambayev. In this regard, the press actively exaggerated information that he was able to achieve an election victory thanks to the patronage of the ex-president.
ChildhoodSooronbay Sharipovich was born on November 16, 1958 in a very wealthy at that time family from the village of Kara-Kuldzh, located in the Osh region. His father Sharip, who came from a respected Kyrgyz clan, served as the chairman of a collective farm and headed the district consumer union.Mom devoted herself to raising up ten children - six sons and four daughters (Sooronbay became the third in seniority).
Sooronbay Jeenbekov in childhood
During his school years, the future president was involved in sports, was the captain of a volleyball team, and also played ulak-tartysh, a game of folk horsemanship, where horsemen take the goat’s carcass from one another and try to throw it at the gate.
Sooronbay Zheenbekov during school years
A familyHis older brother, now deceased (died of a stroke at the age of 69), Kantoro Toktomamatov worked as the rector of one of the universities in Jalal-Abad, he had the degree of Doctor of Science.
The next of the brothers, Jusupbek Sharipov, led the Jalal-Abad region, became the ambassador of Kyrgyzstan in Egypt.
Photos from the family archive. Family of Sooronbaya Jeenbekov
The fifth brother, Jyrgalbek, worked as the director of forestry, lived in the parental home. After his brother came to power, he quit his job and started his housekeeping.
The sixth, Iskander, was the prosecutor of the Osh region, died before his fortieth birthday.
There is no information about the four sisters of the newly-elected head of the country in open sources. They lead a non-public lifestyle: two are raising children and are engaged in housekeeping, one has become a doctor and works in the specialty, the other has been a teacher, has already retired.
In France, a police officer did not stretch his hand to the president at an official event 06/17/2016