Qa-53, 5 October 2017, Statement Of The Spokesperson Of The Ministry Of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Hüseyin Müftüoğlu, In Response To A Question Regarding A Statement Of The Us Embassy In Ankara

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 05.10.2017

The US Embassy in Ankara issued a statement regarding the arrest of a Turkish citizen. In the statement the said Turkish citizen is called a “local employee” of the US Consulate General in Istanbul.

The above mentioned person was detained on September 25 and subsequently arrested based on terror related charges. He is neither a staff of the US Consulate nor does he have any diplomatic or consular immunity.

Monday - Friday

09.00 - 12.30

4/14/2017 4/17/2017
5/25/2017 5/25/2017
6/5/2017 6/5/2017
8/1/2017 8/1/2017
9/1/2017 9/1/2017
12/25/2017 12/26/2017
1/1/2018 1/2/2018