The Russian ambassador to Ankara was shot in the back and killed while giving a speech at an art gallery on Monday. The gunman was Mevlut Mert Aydintas, who worked for Ankara riot police for over two years.
صورة من أرشيف رويترز للسفير الروسي لدى أنقرة أندريه كارلوف الذي تم إطلاق النار عليه في أنقرة
An ambulance leaves the area near an art gallery where the Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov was shot in Ankara, Turkey, December 19, 2016. (Reuters)