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Mongolia|life|February 6, 2020 / 02:50 PM
Beijing-UB-Moscow railway route suspended from today by request of Russia

AKIPRESS.COM - Officials of the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Road and Transport Development (MRTD), the General Agency for Specialized Inspection and the National Police Agency of Mongolia today held a press briefing on current condition of coronavirus infection and measures for prevention of coronavirus infection, Montsame reported.

Head of Monitoring, Inspection, Evaluation and Internal Audit Department of the MRTD Enkhbold said that three flights, which are planned to be operated on January 28, 29 and 30, twenty flights to be performed in February and another two flights in March, 2020 have been cancelled. Train is heading to the China everyday except Sunday.

Moreover, railway traffic NO 3 and NO 4 on the route Beijing-Ulaanbaatar-Moscow have been stopped from today, February 6 by the request of the Russian Federation. Officials also warned Mongolian passengers not to travel to China through airways and railroads.

If a citizen has urgent necessity to travel, he or she should get permission from the General Authority for Border Protection.

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