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Demonstration Alert: Ankara (Turkey), Expected Demonstration in Ankara

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Location: Karanfil Street, Kizilay district, and in front of the U.S. Embassy, Kavaklidere district, in Ankara, Turkey.

Event: A demonstration is expected to start at 4:00 p.m. on February 10, on Karanfil Street in Kizilay, and then proceed to a location in Kavaklidere, adjacent to the U.S. Embassy in Ankara.  The demonstration intends to protest U.S. policy.

Actions to Take: 

·        Avoid the areas of the demonstration.

·        Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.

·        Monitor local media for updates.

·        For emergency response in Turkey, call 112.

·        Keep a low profile.


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