Roger Short




Age: 58


Summary: British veteran diplomat who had been posted in Turkey for most of his diplomatic career and was widely considered to be an expert in Turkish affairs, who also served as consul-general in Oslo, Norway and became the British ambassador to Bulgaria in 1994, and who was recently serving as the consul-general in Istanbul, Turkey.



Cause of Death: Killed in a car bombing


Born: December 9, 1944


Died: November 20, 2003


Location: Istanbul, Turkey