Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ankara (Turkey), Planned Demonstration

U.S. Embassy Ankara informs U.S. citizens there is a potential rally expected to take place at the Ankara Chamber of Industry Building (ASO) on Ataturk Boulevard in Ankara today, Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 17:30. We do not know the expected size of the 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.

Source: OSAC