Kathmandu, Dec 21: The government has condemned the incident of killing on Monday of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey.
“The Government of Nepal condemns the senseless killing of the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Turkey, Andrei Gennadyevich Karlov on December 19, 2016 in Ankara, Turkey,” the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated in a press release today.
The government has also conveyed deepest condolences and sympathies to the Government of Russian Federation and the bereaved family members.
Such cowardly and criminal act trying to undermine the duty of a diplomat is totally unjustifiable and unacceptable, the press release further reads. RSS