Turkey renames new US embassy street 'Malcolm X Avenue'

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Move coincides with a period of fraught relations between Turkey and the US and comes after other politically charged name changes to streets in Ankara

City authorities in Turkey’s capital, Ankara, have renamed the street where the new US embassy is being built “Malcolm X Avenue”, after the civil rights leader, state media reported.

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