Just hours after a Russian ambassador was publicly executed, Turkish police have prevented an armed man from gaining access to the United States Embassy in Ankara, Turkey.
Footage posted on Twitter by the Daily Sabah shows the man being taken into custody shouting obscenities and “don’t play with us!”
The gunman who shot in the air outside the US Embassy in Ankara tonight has been pictured. Credit: Anadolu Agency pic.twitter.com/DJNqPeMrqb
— DAILY SABAH (@DailySabah) December 20, 2016(Article Continues Below Advertisement)
It is not yet known if the man taken into custody was in any way related to the earlier assassination of the Russian diplomat.Wake up Right! Subscribe to our Morning Briefing and get the news delivered to your inbox before breakfast!