Heavy snowfall at one of the most famous Turkish winter resorts, Mount Uludag, left many cars stranded in 20 cm (about 8 inches) of unexpected snow.
Highway teams tried to open the roads with construction equipment.
It will continue snowing till the weekend, according to meteorological officials. The temperature has dropped to minus 2 degrees.
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“The blizzards are not constrained, neither in time, nor in place,” says Argiris. “They keep coming back, reaching further every time.”