Washington warns Americans of possible protests near diplomatic offices in Turkey

"Avoid all protests, especially those near US embassy and U.S. consulates," the U.S. Department of State said in a statement
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 21:57

American nationals should avoid U.S. diplomatic facilities after several groups announced they would demonstrate there on Wednesday, the U.S. Department of State said in a statement.

"Turkey: several groups have announced protests in the vicinity of U.S. government diplomatic offices starting Dec. 6," the State Department said via Twitter. "Avoid all protests, especially those near US embassy and U.S. consulates."

The U.S. diplomatic facilities will continue to operate under normal operations unless otherwise specified, the State Department said.

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