The damaged Crimean Bridge is unlikely to be fully operational until September 2023.
This is stated in the daily intelligence report of Great Britain, Krym.Realii cites.
"According to the contract, the replacement of the damaged railway bridge should be completed by September 2023, although the Russian Deputy Prime Minister said that the repair period will be shortened," according to the report.
According to intelligence, repair work will depend heavily on weather conditions during the winter months.
"The attack on the Crimean bridge disrupted Russian logistics in Crimea and southern Ukraine, which limited Russia's ability to transfer military equipment and troops to the area by rail or road," the report reads.