Journalists Killed  |  Tajikistan

Zikrullo Valiev

Khalqi Ovozi

summer 1993, in an unknown place, Tajikistan

Valiev, a reporter with the state-owned, Uzbek-language Khalqi Ovozi, was killed in the summer of 1993. An armed band loyal to the Tajik government may have killed him. Valiev was a member of Tajikistan's Uzbek minority.


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


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