Head of Dagestan TV gunned down
Head of the Dagestan's State Television and Radio broadcasting company has been killed in Russia's north Caucasian Republic of Dagestan on Friday evening. ( RT )
According to reports, 58-year-old Gadzhi Abashilov was shot dead in the capital Mahachkala. The unknown gunmen opened fire at his car before disappearing.
Investigators are working at the scene.
The murder follows the death of another journalist from Dagestan - Ilyas Shurpayev - who was found strangled in his apartment in Moscow on Friday morning.