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January 1 Attack at Reina Nightclub: Overview & Implications
Shortly after 1 AM on January 1, at least one gunman opened fire inside Reina nightclub, located in the Ortaköy neighborhood of Istanbul. The night…

Three Acts of Violence in Europe on December 19
On December 19, three unrelated acts of violence occurred in different locations in Europe. A lone gunman assassinated the Russian Ambassador in…

Departure Orders and the Terrorism Risk in Istanbul
On October 29, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) ordered the departure of eligible family members of U.S. diplomats stationed at U.S. Consulate…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Adana (Turkey), February 13 Demonstration by the HDP
The U.S. Consulate in Adana informs U.S. Citizens that the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) ‎will hold a political demonstration at the party's…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Adana (Turkey), Demonstration in Adana on February 8
The U.S. Consulate in Adana informs U.S. citizens of a demonstration around Ataturk Park in Adana on Wednesday, February 08, 2017 between 1630 and…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ankara (Turkey), Possible Protests Near the U.S.…
U.S. Embassy Ankara informs U.S. citizens that there is increased Turkish National Police presence around the Embassy in response to possible…