Russia began building the second section of the railway bypassing Ukraine
Russian railway troops began construction of the 2-th section of the railway bypassing the territory of Ukraine, said Deputy defense Minister army General Dmitry Bulgakov.
"The Ministry of defense of Russia began work on the 2nd section of the railway from 31 to 52, 4 km," - said the Deputy head of the Ministry of defence correspondents.
"Work on the first phase with eleven to 31 kilometer nearing completion ", he added.
General Bulgakov also said that the railway troops, participating in the railway construction in October, is expected not only to perform excavation Work, but also to carry out laying of culverts.
"now the construction of the railway involved 600 soldiers and 350 pieces of construction equipment separate train battalions of mehanizacii Western, Central and southern military districts ", - summed up the Deputy Minister of defence.