Prime Minister of Russia Medvedev D. A. said that he had signed the documents on the sequence of construction of a railway station in Rostov region, bypassing Ukraine.
"This is a document about the sequence of construction of the railway in the area zhuravka-Millerovo… Is a branch that is thrown is being built to bypass the territory of Ukraine. This new branch will pass through the territory of the Voronezh region in Rostov ", – Medvedev said at a meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers, reports RIA " Novosti ".
According to the Premier, This is done in order to provide an independent and sustainable movement of trains in the southern direction, " not to be tied to the problems and troubles that, unfortunately, are our neighbours ". Medvedev said that the construction of a new branch it is important for the Residents who use the route, and has social and economic value associated with the carriage of goods. On August 22, Deputy defense Minister General Dmitry Bulgakov said that Russian railway troops to date, has completed more than 60% of the excavation works for the construction of the railway section zhuravka-Millerovo to bypass the territory of Ukraine. August 6, the Department of defense reported that the construction of the railway between Voronezh and Rostov regions bypassing the territory of Ukraine is ahead of schedule. Remember, Russian Railways and the Ministry of defence on June 25 signed a contract on the construction of a railway between Voronezh and Rostov regions bypassing the territory of Ukraine Military railwaymen the task in the shortest time to realize the construction of the railway bypassing Ukraine on the plot zhuravka – Millerovo and take it into use until 31 December 2017. 25 April, it was announced that the railway troops began erecting. Let us add that the Russian Federation wants to build a railway route bypassing Ukraine regardless of how will be in future to develop relationships pairs of countries.