Russia Ambassador to Turkey Is Shot at Gallery in Ankara – Wall Street Journal

ISTANBUL—Russia’s envoy to Turkey was shot and seriously wounded in Ankara during a gallery opening at the capital, according to Turkey’s state-run Anadolu news agency.

Turkish television stations broadcast a photograph showing Ambassador Andrey Karlov splayed on the floor by a podium, with a man in a suit holding a handgun behind him. Russia’s foreign ministry confirmed the incident, describing the attacker as an unknown…


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