U.S. missions in Turkey partially resume visa issuing

US resumes limited visa services in Turkey diplomatic source

An email received by some of the Turkish visa applicants stated the same.

Turkey is "deeply concerned" about legal cases concerning Turkish citizens in the United States, its embassy in Washington said on Monday, adding the decision to partially resume issuing visas at US and Turkish missions was a positive development. Turkey also suspended the issuance of visas to United States citizens, according to Trend.

"The United States has received initial high-level assurances from the government of Turkey that there are no additional local employees of our mission in Turkey under investigation", State Department spokeswomann Heather Nauert said in a written statement announcing the resumption of visa services.

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The US embassy said Turkish authorities indicated they would inform the US government in advance if they meant to detain or arrest a local employee in the future.

The Turkish embassy in Washington only said on its official Twitter account it was resuming visa services on a "limited basis" in the US.

"Turkish citizens wishing to visit the United States, can re-apply for an interview for a visa".

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Both the US and Turkey had suspended all non-immigrant visa services for travel between the two countries last month following the arrest of a US Consulate employee in Istanbul, who the Turkish government said was linked to an exiled cleric living in Pennsylvania the Turkish government believes was behind a failed coup attempt past year.

The status of Fetullah Gulen has been a source of great tension between Turkey and United States, as Washington repeatedly refused to extradite the cleric who now lives in self-imposed exile in the USA state of Pensylvania.

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US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a meeting at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, September 21, 2017, in NY. Gulen has denied the accusation. The post-coup crackdown resulted in more than 50,000 people arrested and over 150,000 people sacked from public sector jobs. Turkey regards the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).

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