First train to Kherson brings happy people and parcels to liberated city

Image: Ukrainian RailwaysUkrainian Railways

This Saturday, the first train from Kyiv arrived in Kherson in Ukraine since the city was liberated from Russian forces. On board were passengers, politicians as well as Ukrainian Post parcels and letters that had not been delivered since 24 February. The train was dubbed the Train to Victory, and it has already safely returned to Kiev.

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Author: Majorie van Leijen

Majorie van Leijen is the editor-in-chief of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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