Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Adana, November 1

Consulate of the United States of America

Adana, Turkey

U.S. Consulate Adana informs U.S. citizens that several demonstrations are expected to take place in Adana as outlined below.

1 November 2016 – 17:30 –  CHP  (Republican People’s Party) will hold a demonstration at Inonu Park.

1 November 2016 – 18:00 –  KESK (Confederation of Public Workers’ Unions) will hold a demonstration at Ataturk Park.

Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.  You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.

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