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.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.