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Messages for U.S. Citizens and Newsletters

This information is provided to inform residents and visitors to Turkey of potential security concerns. In times of international tension, we suggest you consult this home page.

Messages for U.S. Citizens:

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens:

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Kizilay (September 16, 2015)



Newsletter May 2015

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Messages for U.S. Citizens are often specific to a region. Please visit the consulate websites below for recent security related messages.

Worldwide Caution - April 10, 2014

  • Logo The Department of State has issued this Worldwide Caution to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world.

Programs for American Citizens

  • Smart Traveler
    Smart Traveler
    If you are a U.S. Citizen currently traveling abroad, you may wish to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program. You can do so through the Department of State's STEP system.