According to the ministry, on this occasion, an official ceremony will take place in the Turkish capital.
"The Ankara-Moscow container train will depart at 10:00 (GMT+3). A train of 15 wagons will cover the distance of 4,650 kilometers in eight days," the ministry said.
Besides, on the same day, a block freight train will depart along the BTK on the Ankara-(Chinese) Xian route. Passing through Europe and Asia, the train will totally run 7,792 kilometers.
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