The coffin of Charles was brought to the foreign Ministry building


RIA Novosti

The coffin with the body of the murdered in Ankara, the Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov was taken Thursday morning in the Central building of the foreign Ministry on Smolensk square in Moscow. The relatives of the diplomat will personally say goodbye to him before the official civil ceremony, reports TASS.

In the official funeral ceremony will take part the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. The funeral service will be held at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, it will make the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill.

Andrew Charles was killed on Monday by a former Turkish commando 22-year-old Mevlut by the MERT Altıntaş. The terrorist was liquidated by the police.