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"Unfortunately the Turkish police took his passport and now he cannot leave and also not pay his bill" Page 1 of my Canadian passport says "This passport is the property of the Government of Canada". Normally, no one has any grounds to keep it from the bearer of the passport and to demand money for its return. If the police took his ...


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Most likely the person you're communicating with is not actually your friend, and is trying to scam you. This is a very common scam. A person claims to be someone you know, and is in trouble overseas, and has lost passport, bank cards, etc., and has no other way to get money than to depend on you to send it via an irreversible method such as a wire transfer....


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