ALEPPO (Sputnik) — The Syrian Democratic Council is an umbrella body involved in governing the de-facto autonomous Federation of Northern Syria — Rojava. It is the political wing of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces currently engaged with terrorists in Syria.
On Monday, Karlov was killed by a gunman at an art gallery exhibition opening in Ankara. Three other people were also injured in the attack.
"We strongly condemn this terrorist act which caused the death of Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov. We express sincere and deep condolences to the ambassador's family, to the Russian people and the Russian leadership," Hedo told RIA Novosti.
Russian and Turkish foreign ministers spoke soon after the attack and resolved to strengthen counter-terrorist cooperation in the wake of the attack.