(Alles Europa News) – In 2016, Russian ambassador Andrei Karlov was shot dead in Ankara .
Turkish embassy security measures tightened due to threats to kill all Russians in Turkey as Syria turn apart in battles.
Former Turkish policeman Mevlut Altıntaş shot him in the back, after which he began to shout calls “not to forget Aleppo”.
Alles Europa News reports that the Turkish authorities have taken additional measures to protect the Russian embassy in connection with threats to the Russian ambassador Alexei Erkhov.
This was reported by the press attaché of the diplomatic mission Irina Kasimova.
“At our request, the Turkish authorities took additional security measures,” said Kasimova.
Alles Europa News reports that She added that the situation has actually worsened recently.
According to Kasimova, threatening the ambassador on social networks only throw out their anger, and any actions are unlikely to follow, but the diplomatic staff have to reckon with this.
Alles Europa News reports that Earlier, Yerkhov said that he began to receive threats after the aggravation of the situation in Syrian Idlib.
He explained that anti-Russian comments appear in the Turkish segment of social networks, a similar situation was observed in social networks five years ago, but then the reason was not Idlib, but Aleppo.