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Tuesday, 20 December 2016 - 7:34
Russia's ambassador to Turkey assassinated- [video]
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Russia’s ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, was assassinated in Ankara at an art exhibition yesterday. Reports say that the gunman shouted ‘God is great!’ and ‘don’t forget Aleppo, don’t forget Syria!’ during the shooting.

Russia calls the shooting a terrorist attack. It was later revealed that the gunman was a 22-year-old off-duty police officer.

The assailant was also shot by other officers.

A video of the incident was released.

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