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- Kazakhstan to hold early presidential electionsKazakhstan will hold early presidential elections, Kazakhstan Today reports.
- King Abdullah II of Jordan fires government after protests in EgyptThe king of Jordan dismissed his government and appointed a new prime minister to implement political reform, the agency reports.
- President of Egypt not to stand for re-electionPresident of Egypt, Hosni Mubarak, said in his televised speech he will not stand for re-election in September, Kazakhstan Today reports.
- Parliament considered additions to Constitution of KazakhstanDeputies of the Chambers of the Parliament of Kazakhstan at a joint session started consideration of introduction of additions to the Constitution of Kazakhstan, granting the right to the president of Kazakhstan to hold early elections, Kazakhstan Today reports.