Washington, DC

Photo by PoPville flickr user Erin

Been getting tons of messages like this one:

“They have 16th street blocked off in front of the hotel and a huge police presence. I couldn’t get a picture from the bus….”

Photo courtesy Shan

Jacob notes:

“cops outside St. Regis didn’t know who was causing the shutdown, but spotted a Turkish flag in the window of a black car out front”

Steph says:

“It’s the prime minister of Turkey.”

Can anyone confirm it’s the PM (last visit didn’t go so well).

MPD Traffic reports a “visiting dignitary”:


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