Ukraine has officially warned the European Union that it can remain without gas because of Russia’s actions

Russia has reduced by almost 20%, the pressure in the gas pipe, which on the territory of Ukraine delivers blue fuel to Europe. Also “Gazprom” has returned to “Naftogaz” of money for gas, supplies of which were supposed to resume on March 1, after a two year hiatus. Also Russia still has not fulfilled the decision of the Stockholm arbitration, shall be paid to the Kiev of 2.56 billion dollars. Daily penalty is up to half a million dollars.

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine has officially informed the EU about the problems with the gas pressure in the pipe.

“Today’s actions “Gazprom” for failure to comply with its contractual obligations and failure to comply with the decision of the Stockholm arbitration is a threat of emergency situation in gas supplies to Ukraine and the EU. “Gazprom” once again proves its neoprotestant. And, as always, trying to frame Ukraine. Will not work! Just sent a note to the EU on the use of early-warning mechanism for crisis situations in the energy sector under article 340 and application 26 of the Association Agreement. Also initiate tripartite negotiations in the format Ukraine-EU-Russia on ensuring the stability of gas supplies to Ukraine and the EU”, – wrote in Facebook. the Deputy foreign Minister of Ukraine Olena zerkal.

She stressed that “the story of 2009 will not be repeated. Stockholm, the Association Agreement and the reform of the gas market completely changed the paradigm of relations with Russia in the gas sphere. Blackmail no longer works.”

Details about the decision of the Stockholm arbitration in the dispute between “Naftogaz” and “Gazprom” read on Dnia this link.

Videopokerhome victory of “Naftogaz” over “Gazprom” in the international court

“Gazprom” has decided today to stop supplying gas to Ukraine. Claims that even returned in March in advance. And in “Naftogaz” celebrating the victory over the Russian monopoly in the Stockholm international court. “Gazprom” should pay him $ 2.5 billion.

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  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • gas
  • The European Union
  • Gazprom
  • transit

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