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Turkey

Name Locale Remarks Date
Dwight D. Eisenhower Ankara Informal visit; met with President Bayar. December 6–7, 1959
George H. W. Bush Ankara, Istanbul Met with President Ozal. July 20–22, 1991
William J. Clinton Ankara, Izmit, Ephesus, Istanbul State visit and attended Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Summit meeting in Istanbul. November 15–19, 1999
George W. Bush Ankara, Istanbul Met with President Sezer and Prime Minister Erdogan and attended NATO Summit meeting in Istanbul. June 26–29, 2004
Barack Obama Ankara, Istanbul Met with President Gul and Prime Minister Erdogan; addressed the Grand National Assembly. April 5–7, 2009
Barack Obama Antalya Attended the G-20 Economic Summit. November 15–16, 2015