US, Turkey Mutually Suspend Visa Services
October 9 , 2017
Following the arrest of a US consulate employee in Turkey last week, the US mission in Istanbul and the Turkish mission in Washington have mutually decides to suspend visa services. The US mission employee in the Turkish city of Istanbul was arrested last week in connection of having links with a cleric who was blamed for last year's failed coup. Meanwhile, the move has been condemned as baseless by Washington.