Journalists Killed  |  Tajikistan

Sharofuddin Kosimov

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.


Motive Unconfirmed: CPJ is investigating to determine whether the death was work-related.


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