As you know, there has been an attempted coup in Turkey. At the last report, there were at least 60 dead with over 300 arrests made; events continue to unfold in Istanbul and Ankara.
British nationals have been advised to avoid public places, remain vigilant and monitor FCO travel advice.
A Foreign Office Spokeswoman said:
“We are concerned by the events unfolding in Ankara and Istanbul. Our Embassy is monitoring the situation closely. Given the current uncertainty,
we advise British nationals to avoid public places, remain vigilant and monitor the FCO website for travel advice.”