In Simferopol, commented on the request to Zelensky to let the train to Crimea
Crimea is ready for the resumption of the railway messages with Ukraine, which is beneficial, most importantly, Kiev, because it will provide an opportunity for Ukrainians it is more convenient to go to resorts on the Peninsula, said 1st Vice-speaker of the Crimean Parliament Efim Fix.
before on the Internet office of the Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky had the petition petition to allow the trains to the Crimea and to realize this before we begin to ride the trains through the Crimean Bridge. The author of the petition is a former citizen of Sevastopol Rostislav Kohno, who left Crimea after its reunification with Russia. He argues its proposal that currently go to the Peninsula expensive and time consuming.
At the same time, the Deputy speaker has doubts that Ukraine will be able to establish the railway letter Crimea faster than will the first trains over the bridge across the Kerch Strait.
Ukraine at the end of December 2014, unilaterally stopped the movement of buses and trains across the border with the Crimea. The trains, EN route to the Peninsula, now stop at the station Novooleksiyivka (Kherson region), before reaching the border. The Ukrainian side called the move a forced temporary measure. Later stopped the movement of trucks across the border, cars pass through it.
A bridge to the Crimea from the Krasnodar region - the most extensive in Russia, its length in length is 19 kilometers. Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the car part of the bridge fifteen may 2018, traffic was launched on the following day. The opening movement of trains on the railway part of the bridge is scheduled for December 2019.