Snowstorm strands thousands in Istanbul

Updated January 25 2022 - 8:51am, first published 8:49am
Istanbu's roads came to a standstill on Monday after the storm pounded the city.

Rescue crews have forged ahead with efforts to clear major throughways in and around Istanbul that were clogged by a massive snow storm that hit the megacity and left countless people and vehicles stranded overnight in below-freezing conditions.