The abolition of the railway communication with the Russian Federation on the agenda, but it should support the Council of national security and defense and the Cabinet of Ministers. This was stated by the Minister of infrastructure Vladimir Omelian, reports “Gromadske”.
“The question is really on the agenda, but the decision to support the consolidated needs of the national security Council and the government,” – said the Minister.
According to the publication, it is not about a specific date for the cancellation of trains between Ukraine and Russia.
However, comments in the “Economic truth” Vladimir Omelian expressed support for not only this decision, but also a number of other measures.
“We want this decision was made in the package of measures on the situation in the Azov sea and the occupation of the Crimea and parts of Eastern regions”, – said the head of the Ministry of Infrastructure.
As previously reported, Ukraine is considering the termination of railway communication with Russia.
Recall, since 11 December 2017 Russia has fully transferred the train to the running of bypassing Ukraine via the new railway line zhuravka – Millerovo. The respective decision entered into force on 15 November. The railroad built in the Rostov and Voronezh regions, it became part of the high-speed rail corridor connecting Central Russia with the black sea coast. Double-track electrified railway line began to build at the zhuravka – Millerovo after in 2014 between Russia and Ukraine broke out armed conflict in the Donbass. Since then, the “Ukrzaliznytsia” examines the question of termination of railway communication with Russia.
As is known, Ukraine and Russia 25 Oct 2015 fully-stopped traffic.