Wednesday 18 September 2019

Watch: Man brandishes gun moments after ambassador is shot dead in gallery

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The Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov speaks a gallery in Ankara Monday Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
The Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov speaks a gallery in Ankara Monday Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
An unnamed gunman holds the gun after shooting the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, at a photo gallery in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
An unnamed gunman gestures after shooting the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, at a photo gallery in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
A man gestures near to Andrei Karlov on ground, the Russian Ambassador to Turkey at a photo gallery in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
A man gestures near to the body of a man at a photo gallery in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
The Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov speaks a gallery in Ankara Monday Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)

This shocking footage shows the moments after the Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, was shot dead in an art gallery.

The clip, which is among a wealth of footage gathered at the time of the attack due to a heavy media presence at the event, shows a man with a gun in hand shouting.

He can be seen pointing the gun forward as he allegedly yelled  'Aleppo,' 'revenge' according to the Telegraphy.

The gun attack has drawn criticism from world leaders, including the United Nations.

Images have also emerged from the killing, which show the man brandishing the gun standing behind the ambassador before the shooting.

 

 

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