The self-proclaimed Lugansk people's Republic does not depend on gas supplies from the territory of Ukraine, which today no longer buy the "blue fuel" in Russia, said the head LNR Igor Carpentry.
Gazprom stopped gas supplies to Ukraine on 1 July due to the lack of under the prepaid contract. For its part, the Ukrainian Naftogaz said that it would stop purchasing gas from Gazprom from 1 July 2015 to agree on the terms of the contract.
"We will be provided with gas regardless of whether Ukraine will pay own gas, or will not, refuse to supply or not ", - quotes "Luganskinform" the word Carpenter.
He said that the LC is not a terrible question." Ukraine has long been demands from the Russian Federation to stop here for gas supplies and Ukraine does not pay for them, although it is stipulated in all contracts, " drew the attention of the Carpenter.