Basic Lead, organizer of Disco markets has postponed Discop Istanbul, due to geopolitical tensions, said the company’s general manager, Patrick Zuchowicki, who remarked that “under such circumstances, it is impossible for our organization to deliver a high quality, efficient market…” The annual market was launched in 2008 and the last edition took place in March 2016. Basic Lead is hoping  for a possible return to Istanbul in 2018.