Friday 23 October 2020
The USA put their visas in the Turkey because of “more credible reports of possible terrorist attacks” one. Also “Kidnappings of US citizens or citizens of other nationalities “in Istanbul and elsewhere in Turkey were among the threats, the US embassy in Ankara said in a statement on its website.
Diplomatic services for US citizens will also be discontinued in the US branches in Turkey. The embassy called out to all US citizens in Turkey “increased vigilance” in places where US citizens and other foreigners meet – “including large office buildings or shopping malls”. US citizens should also avoid large crowds.