Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov died from his injuries
This was reported by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
MOSCOW, December 19. /TASS/. Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov, who on 19 December, was attacked in Ankara, died of his wounds. This was reported by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
Today is tragic day for the Russian diplomacy. Today in Ankara at a public event wounded the Ambassador of Russia, from which he skonchalsya Zakharova
Russia qualifies the killing of the diplomat as a terrorist attack, added Zakharova.
December 19, unknown persons opened chaotic fire on the audience at the opening of the photo exhibition “Russia through the eyes of the Turks” in the Turkish capital. According to local authorities, the assailant eliminated. As a result of actions of the offender wounded three people.