Message for U.S. Citizens: Closure Alert: U.S. Mission Turkey

Location:  U.S. Mission Turkey

U.S. Embassy Ankara and consulates across Turkiye will be closed tomorrow, August 30, 2022, in recognition of the Turkish national holiday Victory Day.  Offices will reopen for routine services on August 31, 2022.  Citizens should be prepared for extensive road closures throughout the holiday.

Actions to take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Refer to our website for the latest Alerts and Messages for U.S. citizens


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