Travel Announcements and Security Messages
This information about Turkey 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.
- Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential Terrorist Acts in Malatya (July 19, 2014)
- Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gezi Park Anniversary Demonstrations (May 29, 2014)
- Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Mining Tragedy in Soma and Demonstrations in Turkey (May 15, 2014)
- Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Expected Demonstration at the Consulate (May 9, 2014)
- Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nevruz Celebrations (March 23, 2014)
- Webinar on Wednesday June 4, 2014 - IRS Guidance: Bank Secrecy Act E-Filing Information for Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts Report (FBAR) Filers
Smart: Free App for U.S. Traveler
The Department of State has released a new iPhone App, Smart Traveler, that invites you to see the world with easy access to frequently updated official country information, travel alerts, travel warnings, maps, U.S. embassy locations, and more. Information for the app comes from content that is also posted to http://travel.state.gov. Please visit those websites for even more information on international travel, foreign policy, and the work of the U.S. Department of State.