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Sanctioning the Government of Turkey in Response to the Ongoing Military Offensive in Northeast Syria

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE OCTOBER 14, 2019 On Friday, the United States signaled its intent to take action in response to Turkey’s ongoing unilateral military offensive in northeast Syria. President Donald J. Trump has now signed an Executive Order to press Turkey to halt its military offensive against northeast Syria and ...
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Earthquake Alert – U.S. Consulate General Istanbul, Turkey (September 26, 2019)

Location: Istanbul, Turkey Event:  The U.S. Consulate General Istanbul received initial press reports of a 5.7 magnitude earthquake in Istanbul.  There are no reports of casualties or significant structural damage at this time.  Information on affected areas is available from Turkish authorities in English from the AFAD Website . Actions to Take in the Event of Additional ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Izmir Consular Agency Open

Izmir Consular Agency is now open and has appointments available for passport applications, reports of birth abroad, or notarial services. For all these services, please make an appointment by emailing izmir@state.gov . Assistance: U.S. Consulate General, Istanbul +90-212-335-9000 https://tr.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/istanbul/   U.S. Embassy, Ankara +90-312-455-5555 https://tr.usembassy.gov U.S. Consulate, Adana +90-322-455-4100 https://tr.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/adana/ U.S. Consular Agency, Izmir Izmir@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs: 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ...
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