A Turkish court has arrested Mustafa Timur Ozkan – organizer of the exhibition, while a police officer mevlüt MERT Altıntaş shot of Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov. It is reported by the Turkish newspaper Sabah.
The report said that the charge on the article for “preparation and participation in the murder” of the Russian Ambassador.
It is noted that, in the framework of cooperation with Russia of the investigation, investigators received information from the phone of Altıntaş.
On suspicion of involvement in the murder of the Ambassador of the Russian Federation has arrested five people, including three policemen.
Her attacker was liquidated by the special forces. Later the killer was identified as Mevlut MERTa of Altintash, 22-year-old former commando of the police of Ankara.
19 December 2016 in Ankara was killed by Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov: the attack occurred during the opening speech of a diplomat at the photo exhibition. Dressed in a simple suit man killed Charles a few shots from a pistol at close range.
January 7, 2017 it was reported that in Turkey for the murder of the Russian Ambassador was arrested five people.
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