Peskov said on the question of the appointment of the new Ambassador of Russia in Turkey



Moscow has not informed Ankara about the appointment of a new Ambassador, said press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov on Wednesday, April 5. His words leads RIA Novosti.

“No more,” — said the official representative of the Kremlin, answering the question, was sent to Turkey this agrement to the appointment of a diplomat.

At the end of December 2016 Peskov denied the information on appointment of the Russian Ambassador in Turkey to the Plenipotentiary representative of the President in Volga Federal district Mikhail Babich.

62-year-old Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov was killed in Ankara on December 19. He was shot in the back during a speech at the opening of the photo exhibition “Russia through the eyes of the Turks” in the Gallery of modern art. The assailant is 22-year-old policeman mevlüt MERT Altıntaş — soon after the attack were eliminated by the security forces. Charles was posthumously awarded the title hero of Russia.