Mustafa AY – TDO – 15.08.2018 On Tuesday, a terrifying bridge disaster unfolded in Italy’s city of Genoa. Following the collapse of Morandi Bridge in Genoa, almost 30 people lost their lives horribly. According to indigenous eye-witnesses, piers of Morandi Bridge started to collapse while approximately 20 vehicles were trying to cross.
After bridge disaster happened, Genoa declared 2-day-long mourning. Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs released an official message offering condolences to both Italian government and those who lost their relatives in the accident. In addition to Turkey, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered his condolences to Italian PM Sergio Mattarella.