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On The VIP Train To Kyiv

Since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, foreign leaders wishing to visit Kyiv have had to travel overland by train. They have used a luxury carriage built in 2014 to take tourists to Crimea. It was used a few times before Russian troops seized control of the peninsula. In January, before the war, RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service got a peek on board.

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RFE/RL's Ukrainian Service

RFE/RL's Ukrainian Service has seen its audience grow significantly since Russia's full-scale invasion in February 2022 and is among the most cited media outlets in the country. Its bold, in-depth reporting from the front lines has won many accolades and awards. Its comprehensive coverage also includes award-winning reporting by the Donbas.Realities and Crimea.Realities projects and the Schemes investigative unit.