Press Release: Press Center to Be Set Up in Şanlıurfa/Akçakale

PRESS CENTER TO BE SET UP IN ŞANLIURFA / AKÇAKALE DUE TO THE OPERATION PEACE SPRING IN NORTH OF SYRIA

 1. GENERAL INFORMATION

The attention of national and international media to the Southeastern region of Turkey has increased due to the Operation Peace Spring initiated by the Turkish Armed Forces in North of Syria. In this respect, press accrediation center in Şanlıurfa/Akçakale  has been established in order to ease the professional works of the national and international media members.

2. ACCREDITATION

 

Members of the press who wish to cover the developments in the region should be accreditated for carrying out journalistic activities in the secured areas to be determined by the related authorities.

 

  1. Members of the national press should apply by legibly filling in the enclosed accreditation form, bringing a copy of their press card (Media members without this press card should apply with a letter of authorization from their media organization and a copy of their official ID cards.) and the photo as jpeg format.

 

  1. Resident members of the foreign press in Turkey should apply by legibly filling in the enclosed accreditation form, bringing a copy of their press card and the photo as jpeg format.

 

  1. Members of the foreign press coming from abroad should apply by legibly filling in the enclosed accreditation form, bringing a copy of their local press card together with a letter of authorization from their media organization, a copy of their passport and the photo as jpeg format.

 

Press members need to apply for accreditation in person and to collect their accreditation cards in person by submitting an ID document at the Accreditation Center in Akçakale.

 

Working Hours of the Press Accreditation Center:

(Next to the Akçakale State Hospital)

Every day between 09:30-17:30 hrs

 

For Details:

Murat KARAMAN +90553 471 10 44 murat.karaman@iletisim.gov.tr

Ebuzer ÇELİKER  +90533 342 58 48   ebuzer.celiker@iletisim.gov.tr

 

ATTACHMENT:    

Press Accreditation Form