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First name:  Yuri

Last name:  Botnik

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Cameraman
  • Media outlet:  Government TV
  • Type of media:  TV
  • Born:  Latvia

  • Died:  20 Jan 1991 Latvia
  • War zone:  yes
  • Targeted? no
  • Impunity: total

Killed when the Omon Soviet militia stormed the Latvian interior ministry, killing five people.

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