Freight train in Belarus, source: Belarusian Railway

Ukraine sanctions Belarusian Railways, but not RZD

Freight train in Belarus, source: Belarusian Railway Belarusian Railways

Ukrainian president Vladimir Zelensky has signed a decree imposing sanctions on 182 Russian and Belarusian entities and three individuals. Among the sanctioned entities, there are Belarusian Railways, which collaborated with Russia in transporting over 100,000 tonnes of ammunition and 5,200 tonnes of vehicles since the war started. Absent from the list of companies sanctioned by Ukraine is Russia’s national railway company RZD.

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Author: Marco Raimondi

Marco Raimondi is an editor of RailFreight.com, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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Freight train in Belarus, source: Belarusian Railway

Ukraine sanctions Belarusian Railways, but not RZD

Freight train in Belarus, source: Belarusian Railway Belarusian Railways

Ukrainian president Vladimir Zelensky has signed a decree imposing sanctions on 182 Russian and Belarusian entities and three individuals. Among the sanctioned entities, there are Belarusian Railways, which collaborated with Russia in transporting over 100,000 tonnes of ammunition and 5,200 tonnes of vehicles since the war started. Absent from the list of companies sanctioned by Ukraine is Russia’s national railway company RZD.

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Author: Marco Raimondi

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