Russian Embassy In US Flies Flag At Half-Staff In Memory Of California Shooting Victims

Russian Embassy in US Flies Flag at Half-Staff in Memory of California Shooting Victims

The Russian embassy in the United States said on Friday that it has lowered the Russian flag at half-staff in commemoration of the shooting victims in Thousand Oaks, California.

WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 09th November, 2018) The Russian embassy in the United States said on Friday that it has lowered the Russian flag at half-staff in commemoration of the shooting victims in Thousand Oaks, California.

"The flag at the Russian Embassy in Washington, DC is flying at half-staff in respect for the victims of the shocking act of violence in Thousand Oaks," the Russian embassy said.

On Wednesday night, a man whom the authorities identified as Marine veteran Ian Long, killed 12 people at the Borderline Bar in Thousand Oaks.

A Russian embassy spokesperson told Sputnik that the flag will fly at half-staff until November 10.

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