Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during an environment event in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. Photo: Turkish Presidency via AP
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during an environment event in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. Photo: Turkish Presidency via AP
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Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan vows to save sea from ‘sea snot’ outbreak

  • A huge mass of marine mucilage - a thick, slimy substance - has bloomed in Turkey’s Marmara Sea, as well as in the Black and Aegean seas
  • ‘We will save our seas from this mucilage calamity, leading with the Marmara Sea,’ Erdogan said. ‘We must take this step without delay’

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during an environment event in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. Photo: Turkish Presidency via AP
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during an environment event in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. Photo: Turkish Presidency via AP
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