Demonstration Alert – U. S. Consulate Adana, Turkey (March 2, 2018)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Adana :

  • Mimar Sinan Acik Hava Amfisi (Mimar Sinan Open Air Theatre)
  •   Mustafa Kemal Pasa Bulvari ( Mustafa Kemal Pasa Boulevard)
  • Ugur Mumcu Meydani (Train Station Square) at Ziyapasa Bulvari

Event: A potentially large demonstration is expected to take place on Sunday, March 4 beginning at 4 p.m. and will continue for several hours.  The demonstration is expected to start at Mimar Sinan Amfisi followed by a march along Mustafa Kemal Pasa Bulvari to Ugur Mumcu Meydani.

U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid those areas during the demonstration.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Keep a low profile.

Assistance:

  • U.S. Consulate, Adana, Girne Bulvari No:212, Guzelevler Mahallesi, Yuregir 01310

+90-322-455-4100 https://tr.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/adana/