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Turkey closes Dardanelles Strait for international shipping

Staff Writer |
This morning, Turkey has closed the Dardanelles Strait for the international shipping for the second time this week.

The strait was closed at 09:15 local time due to a strong wind and storm, Turkish media report.

Recall the last time the strait was closed on Thursday, February 21st, due to a thick fog.

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