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Halic Metro Transition Bridge construction works

Entering the construction site of the bridge connecting Karaköy and Unkapanı, Zaman watched the assembly of the piers lowered into the water last month. The bridge, which brought the exclusion of Istanbul from the World Heritage List on the grounds that it will affect the silhouette of the Süleymaniye Mosque, is planned to be completed on 29 October 2013. [more…]