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Journalists Killed in 1992 - Motive Confirmed: Shirindzhon Amirdzhonov

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1993
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Tajikistan Radio
May 7, 1992, in 1992, Tajikistan

Amirdzhonov, a correspondent for Tajikistan Radio, and Olim Zarobekov, a Tajikistan Radio department head, were killed by automatic weapon fire at the republic's Radio House in Dushanbe while they were performing professional duties, according to the Journalists' Union of Tajikistan.

Job:Broadcast Reporter
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Dangerous Assignment
Suspected Source of Fire:Unknown Fire


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