Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Ankara

Location: In the vicinity of the U.S. Embassy, Kavaklidere district, in Ankara, Turkey.

Event: A group that calls itself “People’s Liberation Party” has announced a demonstration, expected to beginning at 2:00 p.m on February 15, adjacent to the U.S. Embassy in Ankara.  The demonstration intends to protest U.S. policy.

Actions to Take:

  •          Avoid the area of the demonstration.
  •          Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  •          Monitor local media for updates.
  •          For emergency response in Turkey, call 112.
  •          Keep a low profile.

Assistance:
U.S. Embassy, Ankara
+90-312-455-5555
https://tr.usembassy.gov/
State Department – Consular Affairs
1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444
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Turkey’s Country Page
Turkey’s Travel Advisory
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