The foreign Ministry confirmed that the Russian Ambassador in Turkey, received a gunshot wound
MOSCOW, 19 Jul — RIA Novosti. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova confirmed the armed attack on the Russian Ambassador in Turkey Andrey Karlov.
“Today during a public event in Ankara, unknown gunmen opened random fire, resulting in a gunshot wound received the Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Turkey. Now he was taken to a local hospital. The Russian side is in contact with Turkish officials. We will promptly inform you about the situation,” — said the representative of the foreign Ministry.
Ankara’da Rus büyükelçinin vurulmasının ardından sanat merkezinde operasyon sürüyor, 15-20 el silah sesi duyulduhttps://t.co/UU8dZVz6N8 pic.twitter.com/aQYmHaDfA4
— Hurriyet.com.tr (@Hurriyet) on 19 December 2016.
Rusya’nın Ankara Büyükelçisi Andrey Karlov’un saldırıya uğramadan son fotoğrafı pic.twitter.com/gpuvOtrMIK
— April O’neil (@AprilTv6) 19 Dec 2016
Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov at the photo exhibition, where the assassination occurred.The time of the attack on the Ambassador