Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey, Alexei erkhov stated that he had received threats due to the deterioration of the situation in Idlib. The diplomat noted that the events in the Syrian province called anti-Russian hysteria in Turkish social media.
“don’t want to, but I will quote some of the statements. “Kiss your ass goodbye”, “no One will mourn you”, “it Is time for you to burn” and all that stuff,” said Argov in an interview with Sputnik Turkey.
According to him, the similar situation already was five years ago because of the situation in Aleppo. “What happened? “Airplane crisis” and the villainous murder of Ambassador Andrei Karlov. By the way, and I myself have directly threatened”, – said the diplomat.
19 December 2016 at the opening of the photo exhibition “Russia from Kaliningrad to Kamchatka through the eyes of a traveler” in Ankara was shot by Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov. The murderer was a police officer killed him on the spot.
erkhov also noted the “bloodlust of some authors of blogs and posts, anger and hatred, sometimes discourages them hunting and even the ability to think logically”. “That this attitude can turn into big trouble,” he concluded.
on February 12, the defense Ministry denied the words of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan about the attacks of Russian armed forces in Syria. The Turkish leader pointed out that the Russian and Syrian military strikes in Idlib province on civilians.
February 10, it became known that the government forces in Damascus carried out the shelling of a Turkish observation object in Idlib. The attack killed five people.
the defense Ministry of Turkey stated that, in return, struck the 115 Syrian targets. It is argued that 101 soldiers “neutralized”, and destroyed three tanks and shot down the helicopter.
Erdogan promised the Syrian retribution for the attack on voenachalnika USA opened fire on civilians in Syria