Reuters: who shot the Russian Ambassador in Turkey was a policeman in Ankara
MOSCOW/ANKARA, 19 Dec. /TASS/. Killer Russian Ambassador in Ankara, Andrey Karlov was an ex-officer of the Turkish police mevlüt MERT Altıntaş, he was dismissed from law enforcement agencies in the investigation of the coup attempt, which occurred July 15. It is reported today news portal HaberTurk.
According to the newspaper, 22-year-old man was member of a terrorist organization, FETO.
Earlier, Reuters reported that the man who shot the Russian Ambassador in Turkey, was a policeman in Ankara.
At the same time, according to TV channel NTV, the man entered the venue of the exhibition, where he played Ambassador, under the guise of police, however, charged the attackers identity could be forged.
The attacker was killed. He was found with police ID.
Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov. Dossier