Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov shot dead

Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov shot dead in Ankara, Turkey. Andrei Karlov who became Russian Ambassador to Turkey in July of 2013 was recently shot and killed at an art gallery exhibition in Ankara Turkey’s cosmopolitan capital, reportedly by Mevlüt Mert Altıntaş a member of the Turkish police-force. Karlov began his diplomatic career in 1976, and has previously served in North Korea. In 1976, Karlov graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations. That same year he joined the diplomatic service. In 1992, he graduated from the Diplomatic…

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