Monday, December 19, 2016

Russian ambassador to Ankara dies of wounds sustained in gun attack: reports

Andrey Karlov, Russia's ambassador to Ankara, reportedly died from wounds sustained after a gunman opened fire at an art exhibition Monday.


The unnamed attacker shouted out "Aleppo" and "revenge" as he fired, an eyewitness said.

"When the ambassador was delivering a speech, a tall man wearing a suit fired into the air first and then took aim at the ambassador," Hasim Kilic, a correspondent for the daily Hurriyet, told AFP.

"He said something about 'Aleppo' and 'revenge'." Other witnesses said he shouted "we die in Aleppo, you die here" and "so long as those places are not secure, you won't taste security yourselves."
 [i24news.tv]
 19/12/16
-
Related:

No comments:

Post a Comment

Only News

UK Vaccine Queue Calculator

Featured Post

US Democratic congresswoman : There is no difference between 'moderate' rebels and al-Qaeda or the ISIS

United States Congresswoman and Democratic Party member Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday revealed that she held a meeting with Syrian Presiden...

Blog Widget by LinkWithin