ASTANA, January 5 — IA Novosti-Kazakhstan. Because of the strong storm halted train traffic message Almaty-Urumqi and Urumqi-Almaty, the press service of Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kazakhstan.
"Due to the deteriorating weather conditions — strong winds of 35-40 meters per second snowstorm, poor visibility — from 10.20 hours on Tuesday halted the movement of a passenger train number 14 the message" Almaty-Urumqi, "the train is in the station Ushtobe" — said in a report, released on Wednesday.
In addition, from 09.25 hours on Tuesday halted the movement of a passenger train number 13 posts Urumqi-Almaty train is in the station Dostyk.
"Trains are heated independently, passengers are provided with food," — explained in the MOE.