State Railways pressed the button for a new High Speed Train line that will connect cities in the Southeast in a matter of hours. Before the project, all railway lines from Adana to Iraq and Syria border are being overhauled. With the completion of the project, transportation will become fast and easy, and a serious logistics advantage will be provided for trade with the Middle Eastern countries. A new railway will be built between Diyarbakır-Şanlıurfa and Şanlıurfa-Mardin. Malatya-Elazig-Gaziantep will be connected to each other by the lines that will use electric trains with a speed of 160 km per hour. Edirne-Kars after Edirne-Hakkari connection
will also be completed.
Source : www.takvim.com.t is