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Çingiz Mustafayev
Çingiz Fuad oğlu Mustafayev
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Born Çingiz Fuad oğlu Mustafayev
(1960-08-29)29 August 1960
Baku, Azerbaijani SSR
Died 15 June 1992(1992-06-15) (aged 31)
Nakhichevanik, Azerbaijan
Resting place Martyrs' Lane
Occupation Journalist, author
Nationality Azerbaijani
Period 1991–1992
Subject Politics, freedom of press, human rights
Notable awards National Hero of Azerbaijan (1992)
Rafiga Mustafayeva (m. 1990)
Children Fuad Mustafayev

Chingiz Mustafayev (Azerbaijani: Çingiz Fuad oğlu Mustafayev; August 29, 1960 – June 15, 1992) was an independent Azerbaijani journalist, posthumously bestowed the state order National Hero of Azerbaijan. Mustafayev, with the medical degree and no formal background in journalism save for a year of on the job training, created a video record of the early stages of the First Nagorno-Karabakh War, most of the documentary had to be shot from the frontline which ultimately was the cause of his abrupt death due to mortar wounds.

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