Attacker on Israeli Embassy in Ankara shot dead

20:16, 21 September 2016

An attacker on Israeli Embassy in Ankara was shot dead during the attack. An armed man was trying to get in the territory of the diplomatic establishment building.

Local media report that the man was mentally ill and wasn’t linked to any known terrorist organizations. Some Turkish media report of two attackers.

Police has blocked the area around the embassy and found a suspicious package there. They were looking for an explosive, but found nothing.

No casualties among the diplomatic representative were reported.