Journalists Killed  |  Tajikistan

Pirimkul Sattori

Khatlon

May 28, 1993, in Kurgan-Tiube, Tajikistan

Sattori, a correspondent for the Kurgen-Tiube newspaper Khatlon, was arrested by unidentified persons in military uniform. Several days later, his body was found in a cotton field. The motive for his killing is unknown.


Medium: Print

Job: Print Reporter

Beats Covered: Politics

Gender: Male

Local or Foreign: Local

Freelance: No

Type of Death: Murder

Suspected Source of Fire: Military Officials

Impunity: Yes

Taken Captive: Yes

Tortured: No

Threatened: No


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