Ukrzaliznytsia and Ukrainian Railwaysare doing everything in their power toevacuate people from dangerous areas. "Thus,the Railway has formed a special additional railroad train of 11 cars to evacuateover 500 orphans from Luhansk,which left from Odesa and was supposed to arrive this morning in accordance with a specially createdschedule.However, the self-proclaimed leaders of the Donetsk People's Republic instructed Donetsk railway to inform Odesa and Pridneprovskaia Railways that this train will not be accepted," says the statement .
Due to such actions Ukrzaliznytsia was forced to return to the train back to Odesa.
"Also, the leaders of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republicimpede the evacuation of inhabitants from these regions by notaccepting additional trains of Ukrainian Railways to Donetsk andLuhansk," emphasizes the press office.
Despite such actions of the DPR, Ukrzaliznytsiaintends to continue to do everything possible to evacuate thechildren and residents from dangerous regions. At that, thechildren will be transported free of charge.
To ensure the evacuation of passengers from Luhanskand Donetsk regions Ukrzaliznytsia increased the number of trains from Luhanskand Donetsk for the period from 02to 09June. Thus,it increased the numbers of cars by 5 - 6 units (up to18 - 20 cars) in a number of trains running to Luhanskand Donetsk.
It also introduced additional train # 563/564 Luhansk- Kyiv,consisting of 15 cars.The train will depart from Luhanskat 21:24 and arrive in Kiev at 14:26. Thetrain will leave inthe opposite direction on June 6 at 18:38 and will arrive inLuhanskthe next day at 12:00 .
Ukrzaliznytsia takes all possible measures to ensure the transportation of residents ofthe Easternregions," emphasizes the press service.