Remember how WW1 began? This has a few similarities. Keep an eye on the news as you do your holiday preparations. Things are a wee bit tense!
The attack took place at the opening of the “Russia through Turks’ eyes” photo exhibition, Turkish NTV news channel reports. Karlov was immediately rushed to a hospital after the assault. Russian Embassy in Ankara has not issued an official statement concerning the assault yet. The attack comes just a day before Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu’s planned visit to Moscow for Syria talks with his Russian and Iranian counterparts. DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Also here is a link to RT.com
Many reports are coming in that he has died. At least three other Russian personnel were shot and injured, but the Ambassador was shot between 5 and 8 times.