Farid Babayev

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Farid Babayev
Born Farid Nametalievich Babayev
(1959-08-08)8 August 1959
Jaba, Akhtynsky District, Dagestan Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, USSR
Died 24 November 2007(2007-11-24) (aged 48)
Makhachkala, Russia

Farid Nametalievich Babayev (Russian: Фарид Наметалиевич Бабаев; 1959 – 2007) was a Russian politician with the liberal anti-Kremlin Yabloko party.

Career[edit]

Babayev was a candidate of the regional list for the party in the 2 December elections.[1]

Death[edit]

Babayev was shot late 21 November 2007 in the entryway of his apartment building in Makhachkala, the capital of Dagestan.[1] Doctors said he was shot four times, including at least once in the head. He died on 24 November of his wounds.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Russian opposition candidate dies of gunshot wounds". The Hindu. Moscow. AP. Retrieved 29 December 2012. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Russian opposition candidate dies of his wounds". Ria Novoski. 24 November 2012. Retrieved 29 December 2012.