The governor of Ankara announced that two people were arrested during the attack on the American embassy and were familiar with their crimes.
The governor's statement reads as follows:
"As a result of the investigations carried out at 5:00 pm on 20/08/2018, the shooting of the army at the building of the American embassy in Ankara, the following points have been identified.
1. Ahmet Çelikten and Osman Gündaş, who were evaluated to have carried out the attack on the wing, were arrested with a 9 mm pistol and 06 BDP 502 plate vehicle.
2. Ahmet Çelikten and Osman Gündaş agreed that they had made the attack together in their first statements.
Ahmet ÇELİKTEN, born in 1979, registered in the Ankara-Bağlum population of the 3.Olein groups, is a registered criminal and is called as a prisoner without fulfilling the obligations of the insured and harming him by tax.
The other perpetrator is Osman Gündaş, born in 1980, registered in the population of Ankara-Çubuk; taxiing injuries, drugs, threats, car theft, deliberate injuries and criminal history without jeopardizing road safety.
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4. The criminal investigation into the criminal attack is deeper and progressive and investigates all aspects of the connection and the incident of the suspects. Further information will be provided of the developments.
It will be publicly honored. "
FIRE OPENED IN THE MORNER HOURS
The American embassy in Ankara opened fire at the American embassy building at 5 o'clock in the course of time. When one of the bullets hit the security club window, the car moved quickly away from the area.
STEEL PARTY PROPORTION: Turkey is a safe country
AK party spokesman Ömer Çelik said the United States had made a statement about opening a fire at Ankara's embassy. "There are no casualties or casualties, this is an open provocation No one should ever doubt someone, Turkey in foreign missions, embassies, they are under the protection of our state Those who carry out diplomatic activities are the guests of our nationality. Maximum sensitivity is shown to guarantee all kinds of safety, Turkey is a safe country, and of course there is no doubt that this action, done by those behind it, will be open, "he said.
"Our friends are trying to reach people in the car and in the car," Interior Minister Suleiman Noble said in a statement about the opening of the American embassy. Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlut Cavusoglu said: "We condemn the provocative attack and we follow the event closely."
Presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, the American embassy in Ankara to open fire, "is an attempt to create chaos, Turkey is a safe country and is guaranteed for all foreign missions." He said.
The Ankara Governor & # 39; s Office statement reported that the US embassy in Ankara was fired at approximately 5.30 am by a person or persons whose identity had not yet been determined by a white vehicle drawn from Atatürk Bulvarı. is sitting.
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