Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Large Crowds Possible on October 24th

Consulate of the United States of America

Adana, Turkey

Large Crowds Possible: October 24 (Two Events)

The U.S. Consulate Adana informs U.S. citizens that there will be an election rally to be held by the Prime Minister at the Train Station Square at 1330, and there will be a religious conference hosted by the Furkan Movement at the Mimar Sinan theater at 1900 24th of October 2015, Saturday.

We anticipate that large crowds may attend each gathering.

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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