October 21, 1993, TajikistanSaidaliev, editor of Ba Pesh newspaper, was kidnapped on October 21, and his body was found three days later in a cotton field. The men who kidnapped him were dressed like government security agents.
Beats Covered: Business, Crime, Human Rights, Politics
Local or Foreign: Local
Type of Death: Murder
Suspected Source of Fire: Government Officials
Taken Captive: Yes