Nationwide demonstrations in Turkey, August 30, 2016

Nationwide demonstrations are scheduled for August 30th across Turkey. Demonstrations are expected in public areas, such as Taksim Square in Istanbul, Ataturk Park in Adana and Kizilay in Ankara. Other unplanned demonstrations could occur in other locations without notice.

Advice For Travellers

Minimize safety risk by avoiding public and political gatherings and demonstrations. Even peaceful protests can quickly and unexpectedly escalate and become violent.