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Trains delayed due to electricity problems in Ukraine

MOSCOW, Nov 16 Seven trains delayed in Ukraine for a period from 1 hour 44 minutes to 7 hours 24 minutes due to problems with electricity, the Ukrainian Railways (Ukrzaliznytsia) company reports.
Ukrzaliznytsia reports train delays due to infrastructure damage and lack of voltage in the contact networks. As of now, the following flights are moving with a significant delay: Uzhgorod – Kharkiv is delayed by 7 hours 24 minutes; Przemysl – Kyiv is delayed for 6 hours 58 minutes; Truskavets – Kharkiv is delayed for 4 hours 54 minutes,” the company's Telegram channel says. Four more flights mentioned in the message are delayed for a period of 1 hour 44 minutes to 3 hours 17 minutes. The rest of the delayed flights lag behind schedule for no more than an hour, the company noted.

On Tuesday, Ukrainian Energy Minister Herman Galushchenko said that the attack on the country's energy system on November 15 was the most massive since the beginning of the Russian special operation – generating facilities and power transmission systems were destroyed.< br>

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation today reported that a “massive strike with high-precision long-range air and sea-based weapons on the military command and control system of Ukraine and related energy facilities” was carried out. targets, all targets were hit.”
The Russian Armed Forces began to attack the Ukrainian infrastructure on October 10 – two days after the terrorist attack on the Crimean bridge, during which th, according to the Russian authorities, are the Ukrainian special services. The strikes are carried out on energy, defense industry, military command and communications facilities throughout the country. Volodymyr Zelensky on November 1 said that about 40% of the energy infrastructure in Ukraine was damaged, which led to massive power outages.

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