President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov was reported to die at 79 years of a brain haemorrhage, according to Fergana News Agency.
According to Fergana, Islam Karimov died at 3 - 4 p.m Tashkent time (13:30 Kiev time).
At the same time, RIA Novosti reports citing the Office of the President of Uzbekistan has not confirmed the information about Karimov's death. According to RIA, the President's state is stable.
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Uzbek President Islam Karimov, was hospitalised
on Sunday, August 28, with a brain haemorrhage, which happened on Saturday morning, according to his daughter Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva in her Instagram.