Bulk carrier ANNA SMILE blocked Bosphorus for two hours
Bulk carrier ANNA SMILE suffered engine failure while transiting Bosphorus in northern direction in the morning Dec 8, shortly after passing First Bridge, blocking traffic for some 2 hours, until she was moved by tugs back to Marmara sea, and brought to anchor on Ahirkapi Anchorage. Understood after engine failure vessel had to drop anchor, to avoid collision or grounding. On a photo troubled ANNA SMILE. Vessel is en route from Egypt to Nikolayev Ukraine.