Russian tourist train departs for North Korea for first time in four years | NK News
July 20, 2024
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Russian tourist train departs for North Korea for first time in four years

Forty-one Russian nationals left from Far East after local governor floated rail resumption last month

A Russian train carrying tourists departed for North Korea for the first time in four years, according to the Russian customs service, less than a month after a local governor announced the resumption of rail traffic in mid-May.

“After a four-year break, Ussuriysk customs officers processed the first passenger train to leave for North Korea,” the Federal Customs Service announced on its official Telegram channel.

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