Turkey: FCO Advise Against All Travel To City Of Diyarbakir Featured

IN THE PICTURE: A tarp roof is attached over the leaky roof and fastened using numerous water bottles in Diyarbakir, Turkey. IN THE PICTURE: A tarp roof is attached over the leaky roof and fastened using numerous water bottles in Diyarbakir, Turkey.

Take out comprehensive international private medical insurance and travel insurance before you travel to Turkey. UK FCO now advise against all travel to within 10 km of the border with Syria and to the city of Diyarbakir.

The FCO advise against all but essential travel to the remaining areas of Sirnak, Mardin, Sanliurfa, Gaziantep, Diyarbakir, Kilis and Hatay provinces plus Siirt, Tunceli and Hakkari.

Security operations against the PKK are ongoing in the Sur district of Diyarbakir. FCO advise against all travel to the city of Diyarbakir. Similar operations have taken place in Sirnak and Hakkari. 

International Private Medical Insurance For Turkey

Take out comprehensive international private medical insurance before you travel to Turkey, to cover the cost of any medical treatment abroad or emergency repatriation and evacuation. Be sure to read the small print of all iPMI policies before you purchase.

 

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