Maria Knyazeva. The European Union until not ready to rethink energy ties with Russia, shows the conclusion of the Council of foreign Ministers of countries of the Union, acting as first day of week in Brussels.
"When will (created - ed.) appropriate regulations, the EU will act accordingly for the revision of relations with Russia in the energy field, based on equal rules of the game in the areas of market opening, fair competition, protection of natural factors, for the benefit of both parties ", - reported in the document.
first Vice-President of the EC in energosoiuz Maros Sefcovic said that the construction of Russia's new gas pipeline has a goal to make the Ukrainian transit system is not more relevant or stop deliveries through Ukraine, which has negative implications for the security of Europe. According to his vision, fresh projects of Russia have the ability to change the gas balance in the European Union and put in a very difficult situation of the countries of Central and South-Eastern Europe.