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Turkey’s April 16 Referendum
On April 16, the Turkish electorate will vote in a referendum on a package of 18 constitutional reforms. If passed, the amendment will shift…

OSAC Threat Assessment: 2017 International Defense Industry Fair
The 2017 International Defense Industry Fair (IDEF), a biennial defense-sector trade show, will be held this year in Istanbul from May 9-12. Hundreds…

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…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ankara (Turkey), International Workers’ Day…
The U.S. Mission to Turkey informs U.S. citizens that Turkey celebrates International Workers’ Day on May 1, 2017. Historically, political parties,…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Adana (Turkey), Demonstration in Adana, April 22
U.S. Consulate Adana informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration is expected to take place at Atatürk Park at 17:30 on April 22, 2017. The Furkan…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Istanbul (Turkey), Demonstrations Expected in…
The U.S. Consulate General Istanbul informs U.S. citizens that this weekend, April 21-23, continued protest activity in the wake of the referendum…