Bulgarian Man Detained over Arms Trafficking in Hungary

The Bulgarian driver of a truck transporting arms was detained in Hungary, local media say.

The man was arrested after a customs inspection of the vehicle in the district of Bacs-Kuskun.

Customs officers say a "significant" amount of arms were found inside the German-plated truck.

Pretrial proceedings were launched into the development.  

Istanbul harbor project for Ro-Ro vessels draws angry reaction

A harbor planned to be constructed for roll-on, roll-off (Ro-Ro) vessels in western Istanbul, aiming to carry up to 3,500 carrier trucks per day, will have negative urban and environmental impacts, the head of a civil organization dealing with urban affairs in Istanbul's Beylikdüzü district has told the Radikal news website. 

15 killed as Turkish truck carrying farms workers collides with tanker

A truck carrying agricultural workers collided with a milk tanker in the Aegean province of Manisa early on July 6, killing 15 passengers and wounding two.

The truck was carrying a group of mostly female agricultural workers to a vineyard to pick fresh grape leaves. Thirteen women who were heading to the grape field are among the dead.

Samsung’s Safety Trucks groundbreaking road safety technique

Samsung has dubbed its new trucks generation as “Safety Trucks”. The company advertises them as the first “see-through” trucks which allow drivers following behind them to be able to see oncoming traffic and thus make the correct call on whether or not to pass them on the road.