Detained in Turkey for a visa violation, all alone. Would I ever get home?


"Where's your other passport?" the border agent at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport snapped as he waved my U.S. passport. He was annoyed, but so was I. I didn't have another passport. The one in his hand was it. "You came to Istanbul, you didn't exit and now you are re-entering," he said slowly,...

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