Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Ankara

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Ankara

Ankara, Turkey

February 10, 2018

Location: Karanfil Street, Kizilay district, and in front of the U.S. Embassy, Kavaklidere district, in Ankara, Turkey.

Event: A demonstration is expected to start at 4:00 p.m. on February 10, on Karanfil Street in Kizilay, and then proceed to a location in Kavaklidere, adjacent to the U.S. Embassy in Ankara.  The demonstration intends to protest U.S. policy.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas 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.