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Hungary Bans Shipping on Danube as River Freezes Over

January 10, 2017

Hungary has banned ships from the Danube as the river is freezing over and floating ice poses a risk, a spokeswoman for the General Directorate of Water Management said on Tuesday.

The ban is effective from 1500 GMT between, Gabriella Siklos said, in a reply to Reuters questions.
 

(Reporting by Krisztina Than)

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