Suburban Belconnen man allegedly choked wife after fight about war in Ukraine

Soofia Tariq
By Soofia Tariq
Updated July 20 2022 - 7:41pm, first published 7:30pm

A 64-year-old Eastern European man allegedly choked his wife of more than 40 years after they got into a disagreement about the war in Ukraine.


Soofia Tariq

Soofia Tariq

Cadet Journalist

Soofia joined the Canberra Times in 2022 as the cadet. She previously interned and was an audio producer at The Guardian Australia. She has also worked at 2SER Radio and City Hub Sydney. Her email is

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