Russian Ambassador To Turkey Reportedly Shot Dead

Russian Ambassador To Turkey Reportedly Shot Dead
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

19 Dec 2016

Russia's ambassador in Turkey has reportedly been shot dead in the country's capital Ankara.

Andrey Karlov is believed to have been visiting the opening of an art exhibition according to CNN Turkey.

Russia and Turkey have been involved in the conflict over the Syrian city of Aleppo, with Turkey opposing the views of the Russian-backed President Bashar al-Assad