Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Adana (Turkey), Planned Demonstrations

U.S. Consulate Adana informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration is expected to take place between 16:00 to 16:30 on Saturday, May 28th, 2016. The demonstration is organized as a march to begin at Mimar Sinan Cultural Center to Ugur Mumcu Square. Labor group KESK and other socialist groups will be holding the march.

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.

Source: U.S. Department of State