Update: the vessel has arrived Varna
The vessel Burhan Dizman 1 in the early hours of this morning arrived the Bulgarian city of Varna.
Published 07 October 2008

The vessel was last reported being just to the north of the city center, a few hundred meters out in the Black Sea, just offshore a Varna tourist resort called the Hotel Dalas.

For a long time yesterday, she was anchored south of Istanbul. Only late in the afternoon on the 6th of October, did she start passing through the Bosporous Strait.

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