AK Party Edirne Provincial Chairman İlyas Akmeşe, Halkalı - Kapikule Railway Project cut construction groundbreaking ceremony will be held in Edirne in July 18 announced.
Akmeşe, in a written statement, said the project is important for international trade. The signature of the contract that was previously discarded Akmeşe said, "The project connecting Turkey to the European Union, the project is carried out using European funds. Edirne - Çerkezköy from 155 to kilometers. The 76 kilometer of this was made with the budget allocated from the State Railways, ie the national budget. 155 kilometers of the project Çerkezköy-Kapıkul the construction of the European Union and the cutting is carried out in co-financing with Turkey. Halkalı - It is a double line project on the 231 kilometer route between Kapıkule and 200 kilometer speed per hour, allowing passenger and freight transport. With this project, it will become an important point of international trade in Edirne. Besides Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line Çerkezköy - After Kapıkule as part of each load will increase load-carrying capacity in international trade will contribute to Turkey's economy and Edirne. I also believe that the story of Turkey's European Union accession process to the project. "He said.
Halkalı - Akmeşe, who stated that the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Kapıkule Railway Project will be held at 18 on Thursday, July, and will be attended by Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan and Ambassador Christian Berger.