May 5, 1992, in Dushanbe, TajikistanSheraliev, 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