Eurostar Train Services Stopped: It was announced that high-speed train services were suspended bilaterally due to the fire caused by the demonstrators in the section of the Channel Tunnel connecting Europe to England on the coast of Calais, France.
In the statement made by Eurostar company's official Twitter account, “Traffic has been suspended in all our lines due to the fire caused by the demonstrators in Calais. The Channel Tunnel was closed until a new instruction. ” The statement also announced that passengers who cannot use their tickets will be refunded.
MyFerryLink ferry company employees by burning tires and concrete pieces on the rails of the action of the train has caused the cancellation of the action. After the incident, firefighters reached the scene and intervened in the fire.
Company employees are protesting Eurotunnel's decision to close the deal with MyFerryLink from 1 July. After the decision of the Boulogne-sur-Mer Commercial Court against the company against the company, the employees of the company closed the Calais entrance of the tunnel yesterday and held a demonstration yesterday.
Eurostar, the high-speed train network that provides transportation between London and other major European cities such as Paris and Brussels, passes through the Channel Tunnel connecting the UK and France from the sea.