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Helsinki’s Backing of Tunnel to Estonia Gives New Impetus to Rail Baltica Plan

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Moscow has long opposed Rail Baltica, the plan to build a European-gage rail network between Tallinn and Warsaw, arguing that the size of the economies of the Baltic countries will mean that such a line would never carry sufficient cargo and passengers to make it worthwhile. But now that Finland has said it will participate in the project by helping to build a tunnel between Helsinki and Tallinn and that…