Post Profile

US woman describes getting detained in Turkey for visa error

Mary Forgione, a US citizen, was stopped and detained by Turkish border patrol when she attempted to reenter Turkey while on vacation. She wrote about her interesting experience for the LA Times. Takeaway: the State Department won't help you if you get detained in another country because a border agent forgot to stamp your passport. Were's your other passport?" the border agent at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport snapped as he waved my U.
read more


Related Posts

Turkish Army Detains Top Provincial Prosecutor on Syria Border Wanted Over Coup

News / Independent News : RIA Novosti

Turkish servicemen detained chief prosecutor in Erzurum province, who was put on the wanted list after the coup attempt in Turkey, on the border between Turkey and Syria, according to local media.

Turkey Detains 6,000 People As Crackdown Widens After Bloody Coup Attempt

News : Huffington Post

ISTANBUL ? Not two days have passed since the bloody coup attempt in Turkey and at least 6,000 people have already been detained, Turkish officials say, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vows to “clean all state institutions of the ...

Japanese man detained in Turkey for trying to join Islamic State: sources

News : Reuters: World News

ANKARA (Reuters) - A Japanese man who had attempted to join the Islamic State militant group has been detained by Turkish security forces near the Syrian border on Wednesday, security sources said.

Turkey detains five Dutch people seeking to enter Syria

News : Reuters: World News

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish security forces have detained five Dutch citizens who were trying to cross the border illegally from Turkey into Syria, the Turkish military said in a statement on Sunday.

Controversial Filmmaker O’Keefe Detained At Border By Customs

News : Jonathan Turley

Conservative filmmaker James O’Keefe has reported that he was detained by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents Monday when attempting to reenter the country. The reason appears his widely published video showing him crossing the bo...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC