After resonant murder of Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov in Turkey, some countries closed their diplomatic offices in the Republic.
So, the Iranian embassy reported that its offices in Istanbul, Erzurum and Trabzon do not work today, December 20.
After an attempt of penetration by an unknown armed man in the building of the US Embassy, the US representative office in Adana and Istanbul do not work as well. Turkish police neutralized the attacker and took him into custody.
On December 19, an assassination attempt was made on Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov directly during his speech at the opening of a gallery at the Contemporary Art Center. The ambassador did not survive due to severe injuries.