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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Unconfirmed: Sharofuddin Kosimov

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Unconfirmed: Sharofuddin Kosimov, January 1994, available at: [accessed 18 January 2018]
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Navidi Vakhsh
June or July 1993, in an unknown place, Tajikistan

Kosimov, a reporter for Navidi Vakhsh, was abducted in June or July 1993 by members of the People's Front according to local journalists. His body was discovered in July and was subsequently identified by family members. He was of Garmi descent.

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