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Journalists Killed in 1992 - Motive Confirmed: Murodullo Sheraliev

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1993
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Sadoi Mardum
May 5, 1992, in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Sheraliev, editor-in-chief of the newspaper Sadoi Mardum, was killed by automatic weapon fire while he was performing professional duties in the Tajikistan Supreme Soviet building in Dushanbe, according to the Union of Journalists of Tajikistan. Details were unavailable.

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


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