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Volker Handloik was born on 19 July, 1961 in Rostock, Germany, is a German journalist. Discover Volker Handloik's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 40 years old?

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Age 40 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 19 July 1961
Birthday 19 July
Birthplace Rostock, Germany
Date of death November 11, 2001,
Died Place Takhar, Afghanistan
Nationality Germany

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Volker Handloik Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Volker Handloik worth at the age of 40 years old? Volker Handloik’s income source is mostly from being a successful Journalist. He is from Germany. We have estimated Volker Handloik's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Handloik, along with French journalists Johanne Sutton and Pierre Billaud, was killed in an ambush in Dasht-e Qaleh, Takhar Province, Afghanistan on 11 November 2001. The trio were travelling on a Northern Alliance armoured personnel carrier when they came under attack by Taliban troops with machine guns and a rocket-propelled grenade launcher. Australian journalist Paul McGeough and French journalist Véronique Reyberotte survived the attack. According to McGeough Handloik died instantly from a bullet wound to the head.


Volker Handloik (19 July 1961 – 11 November 2001) was a German freelance journalist and reporter. Born in Rostock, East Germany, he worked for the Hamburg-based Stern for 10 years and also did some correspondence for newspapers, journals, and magazines such as the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Süddeutsche Zeitung, taz, Berliner Zeitung, National Geographic, Stern, Focus, mare, Geo, Merian, and the Spiegel Reporter. Handloik, who spoke Russian and Spanish fluently often traveled to the former Soviet republics and to South America and had been working in northern Afghanistan since October 2001.