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In regards‎ to Turkish media speculation about the U.S. Embassy's notice to American citizens in Ankara, here are the facts

March 13, 2016

In regards‎ to Turkish media speculation about the U.S. Embassy's notice to American citizens in Ankara, here are the facts: ‎ Last week, the U.S. Embassy became aware of threat information through a Turkish government warning circulating in social media. After ‎confirming the warning with Turkish authorities, Embassy issued a notice to all American citizens in Ankara - both government employees and private citizens - and to Turkish employees of the U.S. Embassy‎, as we routinely do when we learn of Turkish government information about threats.