Fire of fuel tank kills 123 people in Pakistan - TVWorld June 25, 7:58
Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-FitrSociety & Culture June 25, 5:18
Mexico knocks out Russia from FIFA Confederations Cup with 2-1 win in KazanSport June 24, 19:59
Putin visits Crimean youth camp ArtekSociety & Culture June 24, 19:42
Conflict around Qatar should be settled by diplomatic means - source at Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 24, 16:44
More than 237,000 fans attend Confederations Cup matches already - Deputy PM MutkoSport June 24, 15:03
Sistema's president hopes for dialogue with Rosneft on settlement agreementBusiness & Economy June 24, 14:56
CNN deletes article about meeting between Scaramucci and Russian Direct Investment FundWorld June 24, 13:12
Ukrainian Army units shell Donetsk Republic in first hours of newceasefireWorld June 24, 5:19
DONETSK, September 29. /ITAR-TASS/. The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) is planning to launch passenger trains to the capital Kiev and the second-largest city of Kharkiv in the coming days, the DPR transport ministry’s press service said on Monday.
“By the end of this week or in the beginning of next week, we are planning to open a line for Kiev and Kharkiv,” the ministry’s spokesman said.
The railway traffic from the Donetsk train station was restored on September 25. In particular, a train has been launched to take passengers from Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, to Sevastopol, in Crimea.
The traffic from this station had been disrupted since August 12 over ruined railway infrastructure as a result of an armed conflict in the region between government troops and self-defense militias.
The total death toll from the Ukrainian conflict has reached 3,543 people, including the MH17 flight victims, Ivan Simonovic, the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, said last week.