On December 23, President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin will travel to the occupied Crimea in order to personally take part in the opening of the railway movement on the Crimean Bridge. This was reported by Kremlin’s press service.
Regarding the opening of the railway connection with the Russian Federation, the illegitimate authorities will hold official events on the occupied peninsula.
While visiting the annexed peninsula, Putin is going to communicate with bridge workers and to hear from industry executives on plans for the development of transport infrastructure in the region.
It will be possible to get to Sevastopol from St. Petersburg in 43,5 hours by a standard one-story train consisting of coupe and seat wagons. There would be two-story trains with wagons and coupe cars riding from Moscow to Simferopol, their passage time is scheduled to be 33 hours.