updated 9:43 AM UTC, Dec 29, 2017

akarlov in memoriam

 

Mikhail Petrakov, Russian Ambassador tot he Republic fo South Africa:  Andrey Karlov was an outstanding diplomat. We both participated in the Collegium of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, used to sit nearby. He was a true professional, who radiated confidence and reliability. My sincere condolences to his family and loved ones, it is a great loss for all Russian people.