US Military and Diplomatic Families Ordered to Leave Southern Turkey

US Military and Diplomatic Families Ordered to Leave Southern TurkeyThe mandatory departure of these American families comes on the same day the State Department issued a travel for American citizens in Turkey, citing the threat from terrorist groups. That warning urges Americans to avoid travel to southeastern Turkey, particularly near the Syrian border, and cautions Americans to avoid large crowds and political rallies. The Pentagon acknowledged its decision would be disruptive to families serving overseas, but insists safety is a priority.

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