Russia accelerates railway construction to Iran
By Messenger Staff
Tuesday, September 23
Russia to accelerate Railway’s construction in Iran that will accelerate construction of railway on Iran’s territory .The most important for Russia is a railway connection between Russia, Azerbaijan and Iran. This is a line connecting Kazvin-Resht-Astara, which is 375km long. This will be a South-North transport corridor. 205 km section has already been constructed. According to preliminary estimation it will serve 1, 4 million passengers and 5-7 million tones of cargo annually.