Day archives: December 20th, 2016

Turkish police detain six after Russian ambassador shot dead

Turkish police detain six after Russian ambassador shot dead ANKARA: Turkish police have detained six people, state media said, over the killing of the Russian ambassador, who was shot in the back as he gave a speech in Ankara on Monday by an off-duty police officer shouting “Don’t forget Aleppo” and “Allahu Akbar”. The state-run …

Turkish police detain six after Russian ambassador shot dead

Turkish police detain six after Russian ambassador shot dead RREUTERS December 20, 2016 Worl  Members of police special forces patrol outside the Russian Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, Dec 20, 2016/REUTER ANKARA: Turkish police have detained six people, state media said, over the killing of the Russian ambassador, who was shot in the back as he …

Ex-army chief Raheel Sharif helped me leave Pakistan

Ex-army chief Raheel Sharif helped me leave Pakistan in March, claims Parvez Musharraf Dec 20, 2016 15:55 IST By PTI Karachi: Former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf has said ex-army chief General Raheel Sharif’s intervention helped him in exiting Pakistan, indicating the powerful influence wielded by the military in the country’s affairs.Participating in a talk …