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a strait connecting the Mediterranean and the Black Sea

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Supporters say the Istanbul Canal will transform Turkey into a global trade and energy hub and reduce risks posed by the 53,000 ships, many carrying hazardous materials, that each year transit the Bosporus, which twists through Istanbul and is lined with priceless villas and palaces.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu summoned Andrey Karlov, the Russian ambassador to Ankara, on Monday, saying that such "provocation" as seen from the Russian serviceman on the Bosporus Strait -- "has to end.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkey cannot close the Bosporus and Dardanelles straits only for the Russian ships.
Dubai: An apparent gas explosion gutted the Bosporus restaurant on Jumeirah Road on Tuesday morning.
The aftermath of the gas explosion at Bosporus restaurant on Beach Road in Umm Suqiem, Dubai
As per Asyaport, for environmental areas, it prefers LNG as a fuel and the fact that it s considerably cheaper in Turkey than diesel, moreover Asyaport s new deep-water container terminal is strategically situated as a transhipment hub for containers destined for the Black Sea via the Bosporus.
To help reduce congestion along the contaminated Bosporus Straits, a 1.
In the news THE Bosporus Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey is completed, connecting the continents of Europe and Asia over the Bosporus for the first time in history.
29, the same day the country's first undersea railway tube -- the Marmaray project, to pass under the Bosporus straight -- is scheduled to open.
Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gulen has emphasized Alevi-Sunni brotherhood in comments on ongoing controversy over the naming of a new bridge to be built over the Bosporus after an Ottoman Sultan who Alevis say is responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of Alevis in the early 16th century.
Meanwhile, North Marmara Highway, including the third Bosporus bridge in Istanbul, will start to serve in 2015.
Among the topics are locating the Mediterranean in music at the medi-Terra Music Festival, environmentalists in Malta, contentious politics in a 20th-century Bosporus neighborhood, and Rachael's tomb in Bethlehem.
The common theory of the creation of the Black Sea says that there was a massive deluge through the straits of Bosporus (modern Istanbul), where waters from the Mediterranean flooded into the lake.
Summary: Turkey's prime minister announced Wednesday what he called a "crazy and magnificent" plan to build a new waterway to the Black Sea, promising that the tanker-clogged Bosporus through Istanbul would soon be used for sports and boat trips.
Taisei completes railway tunnel under Bosporus Strait