In Istanbul shut down both bridges over the Bosphorus

In Istanbul Bosphorus bridge and the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge was closed on Friday, July 15, reports Reuters with reference to local TV channels.

The reasons for the closure of bridges, power not reported, said the Agency.

According to Reuters, the news Agency Dogan was shown the footage, which shows how cars and buses are deployed near the bridges connecting the European and Asian parts of Istanbul.

According to TV channel Habertürk, the decision to close the bridges was part of the plan to strengthen security measures in the country. The channel reports that the bridges after closing of the passing tanks.