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>> The body of Russia's slain ambassador arriving home from Turkey, late Tuesday. Andrei Karlov was shot and killed 24 hours earlier by an off duty policeman. Now a Russian team is in Ankara to assist with investigations. The question, was shooter Melvit Altintas a lone wolf or part of a plot.
Turkey suspects the involvement of this man, Fethullah Gulen, the Islamist cleric also accused of masterminding the summer's coup attempt. He lives in exile in Pennsylvania, his US spokesman calling the accusations nonsense.>> Well, this a desperate effort I think on behalf of Turkish government to distract attention from the glaring security lapses surrounding the incident.
Obviously, the Russian-Turkish relationship, the Syrian crisis, under these circumstances, there must have been a real strong security around him. So I think that they are trying to distract the observers from these glaring lapses.>> Turkey wants to extradite Gulen from the US. So far Washington has resisted that, saying there isn't sufficient evidence.