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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Increased Security Awareness

Following the commencement of military action against ISIL targets in Syria, U.S. citizens are reminded that there have been violent attacks in Turkey in the past, and the possibility of terrorist attacks against U.S. citizens and interests, from both transnational and indigenous groups, remains high. While there is no new specific threat information of threats, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Absentee Voting Week is September 29-October 6

Embassy of the United States of America Ankara, Turkey Be an Active Voter by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2014 U.S. elections and participating in Absentee Voting Week! In many states, the voter registration deadline for the November 2014 elections is October 6.  For some voters this might mean their paper voter ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Increased Security Awareness

Following the commencement of military action against ISIL targets in Syria, U.S. citizens are reminded that there have been violent attacks in Turkey in the past, and the possibility of terrorist attacks against U.S. citizens and interests, from both transnational and indigenous groups, remains high. While there is no new specific threat information of threats, ...
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Consul Espinoza’s Travel to Southeast Turkey

U.S. Consul to Adana John Espinoza travelled to eastern and southeastern Turkey, September 6-14, 2014. During his visit, Espinoza visited the cities of Van, Hakkari, Sirnak, Midyat, Siirt, Batman and Diyarbakir. In addition to his official visits, Consul Espinoza attended the Armenian Orthodox mass on Akdamar Island in Van, visited the Mor Gabriel Monastery in ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Social Security Administration Representative in Ankara

Embassy of the United States of America Ankara, Turkey  The U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey is pleased to announce that a Social Security Administration representative will be visiting Ankara on September 16, 2014 and will hold a meeting with local American citizens.  The SSA representative will promote “iclaim” as well as discussing general topics such ...
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