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[16.07.2OO2] A military guard killed in Osh

Unknown people knifed private Cholponbai Gayipov of a military unit in Osh City during the night from 13 to 14 July when he was on guard. His AKM-74 Kalashnikov with two magazines of cartridges disappeared. The Defense Ministry announced on 16 July that investigation is under way and that there were 19 knife wounds on the body of Gayipov.
RFE/RL Kyrgyz News, July 16, 2002

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