The International Center will be closed from 3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, through 8 a.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
NOVEMBER 13, 2017 UPDATE: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has issued an order that allows the Presidential Proclamation (travel ban) to partially go into effect, because it overturns part of the preliminary injunction that blocked the travel ban. However, the Presidential Proclamation restrictions on those with “a credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States” are still blocked.
On October 8, 2017, the United States temporarily suspended nonimmigrant visa issuance at its consulates within Turkey. The United States Embassy in Turkey has now announced that the processing of nonimmigrant visas has resumed on a limited basis. For a detailed announcement and answers to common questions, please visit the U.S. Embassy website.