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Russia’s diplomat found dead outside Germany’s embassy in Berlin

15:02, 05 November 2021
Russia’s diplomat found dead outside Germany’s embassy in Berlin Photo: Paul Zinken/dpa/Global Look Press

A body of a Russian diplomat has been found near the German embassy in Berlin.


On November 5, the German magazine Der Spiegel reported that a lifeless body of a Russian diplomat was found out of the building. According to the reports the body was discovered early morning back on October 19 by passers-by.

The deceased man aged 35 had served as second secretary of the embassy since 2019. The preliminary version of the death is that the man fell down from the upper floor in the Mitte district. The man allegedly had connections with Russia’s FSB agency.

The Spiegel also reported that the body has been transferred to the homeland.