Andrei Karlov
 


 

Age: 62



Summary: 
Russian career diplomat who served as the Russian Ambassador to Turkey from 2013 until 2016 during a tumultuous period between the two countries, which experienced worst diplomatic crisis in recent years following the shooting down of a Russian jet in November 2015 after Turkey claimed it had violated its airspace.




Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds suffered in an assassination



Born: February 4, 1954


 
Died: December 19, 2016



Location:
Ankara, Turkey