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Moscow's Newest Form of Transport, the Cable Car, Takes First Passengers (in Photos)

Months after it was first announced in the lead-up to Russia’s 2018 FIFA World Cup, Moscow's first-ever cable car line finally opened for passengers this Tuesday. Here’s a look at the new transport option between Vorobyovy Gory and Luzhniki Stadium over the Moscow River.

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