Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Embassy Announcement

Commemoration At The Embassy Of The Republic Of Turkey , 25.01.2013

A memorial ceremony will be held at the Turkish Embassy Chancery at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 27 to commemorate 40th anniversary of the assassination of Consul General Mehmet Baydar and Consul Bahadır Demir.


Ambassador Namık Tan and Presidents of leading Turkish umbrella organizations will speak at the ceremony.


We would like to invite all members of the Turkish-American community to join us on January 27 in remembering Mr. Baydar and Mr. Demir, and those others who lost their lives while serving their country.


Where: Turkish Embassy Chancery - 2525 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20008

When:  January 27th, 2013 - 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm