|Died||9 January 1991 (aged 29)|
|Awards||National Hero of Azerbaijan (1991)|
Salatyn Aziz qizi Asgarova (Azerbaijani: Salatın Əziz qızı Əsgərova; Russian: Салатын Аскерова; 16 December 1961 – 9 January 1991) is a National Hero of Azerbaijan. She was one of the Azerbaijani journalists killed in the Nagorno-Karabakh War.
Legacy[change | change source]
A Baku street and a ship in the Caspian Sea are named after her.
A monument in her memory was erected at Tafakkur University in Baku.
References[change | change source]
- Journalists and Media Workers killed in War Zones and other hostile areas in 1991 International News Safety Institute
- Statistics on deaths of journalists and media workers 1990-2002 International Federation of Journalists
- Killed Azeri Journalist’s Memory Revered Bakupages.com