Turkish diplomat says those responsible for Russian ambassador’s murder 'will be punished'

Baku, December 20, AZERTAC 

Ankara will do everything possible to investigate the assassination of Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov, those responsible for it will get the punishment they deserve, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov, TASS reports.

"We will do everything possible in order to establish all the circumstances of this crime and identify those involved in it," Cavusoglu said. "Those responsible will get the punishment they deserve."

"The Turkish people are mourning with the people of Russia", Turkish top diplomat said. "Both Turkey and Russia realize that the attack was aimed at damaging bilateral relations and compromising the achievements that have been made recently. Turkey and Russia should not let the organizers’ of this crime reach their goals. We should find out who is behind this heinous crime, we can succeed if we work together."

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