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Turkeys Dardanelles Strait Open for Southbound Vessels


Turkey’s Dardanelles Strait has reopened for southbound vessels at 6:15pm local time, according to port agent Tribeca.

  • Northbound traffic was opened in the morning.
  • Turkey closed Dardanelles to ships on Wednesday because of wildfires.
  • Queues of vessels have formed at either side as a result.

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