Thousands of passengers were stranded on Jan. 1 in Istanbul’s two main airports due to continuous heavy snowfall, adding to the cancelation of around 300 scheduled flights on Dec. 31, 2015
Frustrated passengers say being a sponsor of Messi is nothing to us… news in Turkish here.
A scholar Umut Özkırımlı narrates the frustration in a letter here.
Snow storm brings chaos toIstanbul
Flights in and out of Istanbul grind to a halt as heavy snow pummels northern and centralTurkey. Vanessa Johnston reports. △ Hide Transcript.