News & Events

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution (January 13, 2015)

The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that U.S. citizens need to maintain a high ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Consulate Security Messages via Text Message

We are pleased to announce the availability of a new SMS service for U.S. citizens interested in receiving security messages and alerts from the Embassy on their mobile phones. The service is optional and will run on an SMS system operated through Avea. This does not replace the existing registration system with the Smart Traveler ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: American Outlook

For a formatted version of the newsletter, please visit the following link: American Outlook Newsletter  (PDF 559 KB) Featured in this Issue: Message  from Ambassador John Bass Direct Deposit Payments of Your SSA Payments While in Turkey Turkish E-Visa and Sticker Visas at the Airports in Turkey Cultural Artifacts Turkish Residence Permit and Health Insurance How Does the ...
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Study of the U.S Institute for Student Leaders Program

Fatma Sara Kara, a student of English language and literature at Ataturk University, participated in a five-week youth exchange program called Study of the U.S Institute for Student Leaders program on Social Entrepreneurship in 2012. During the first five weeks of the program, Ms. Kara had an opportunity to increase her knowledge about social entrepreneurship ...
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Consulate Security Messages Via Text Message

We are pleased to announce the availability of a new SMS service for U.S. citizens interested in receiving security messages and alerts from the Consulate on their mobile phones. The service is optional and will run on an SMS system operated through Avea. This does not replace the existing registration system with the Smart Traveler Enrollment ...
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