Media reported about the closure of the Bosphorus Strait to tankers

Bosphorus bridge in Istanbul

The Bosphorus is closed to the transit of tankers, reports Reuters, citing the ship’s operator GAC. Ships other types of movement through the Strait allowed, said the Agency.

In the night of Saturday, July 16, before the announcement of the coup attempt, the military has blocked off traffic on two bridges across the Bosphorus.

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The Prime Minister of Turkey, Binali Yildirim on the evening of 15 July, said the attempted military coup in the country. The Prime Minister assured that the Turkish authorities will not allow the coup to end…

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