Farewell to murdered ambassador Karlov in Moscow

Farewell to murdered ambassador Karlov in Moscow

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Diplomats, family and also the Russian president Vladimir Putin in Moscow said goodbye to the murdered ambassador in Turkey Andrey Karlov.

The 62-year-old diplomat was on Monday shot dead in Ankara.

The afscheidsbijeenkomst was in the ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Russian capital. Tv footage showed how Putin and the minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov flowers laid at the coffin with the body of the ambassador.

Turkey showed Thursday, the family members free of the policeman, who Karlov Monday of the life-deprived. The police had the mother, father, sister and two other family members of Mevlüt Mert Altintas taken for interrogation. The shooter was after his deed himself shot.


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