Sunday, December 25, 2016

The death of the Russian ambassador

Died Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov Turkey, on Monday evening, shortly after being shot in the capital Ankara, the Foreign Ministry said Russian.
She said ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova in televised comments: "Today (Monday) in Ankara and the result of an attack hit by Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov injured died juniors," adding: "We consider what happened an act of terrorism."

Russian Foreign Ministry explained that the death of the Russian ambassador terrorist act, and the subject will be raised before the UN Security Council, adding: "murderers will be punished."

The head of the Ankara municipality The policeman striker Turk named Otunattash born and 22 years old, while the media said that the attacker was killed.

Earlier, reported "CNN left" that the attack took place during the post Ambassador at the opening of an art exhibition in Ankara, referring to the injury of three others in the attack.

The TV footage showed a man wearing a black suit shot at the Ambassador moment he stood on the platform to fall to the ground, while a man screaming the words for "revenge against the killers in Aleppo."

The Anatolia news agency official said security forces have succeeded in neutralizing the attacker, who barricaded themselves inside the exhibition period and refused to leave.

According to our sources, a shootout occurred after police chase the attacker, while the security operation took place at the site of the incident, which inspected the Turkish Interior Minister.

Later, the Kremlin announced that Russian President Vladimir Putin seen the reports on the incident.

After the incident, said the Russian Information Agency that the Turkish authorities have stepped up security around the Russian embassy in Ankara.