Ukraine considers its own debt to the Russian Federation in $ 3 billion part of the public debt subject to restructuring and nourishes the hope that the restructuring will be carried out at the same time with other debts on equal terms, said the head of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko.
"We remained in its position, this debt is part of the perimeter of our restructuring, and we hope that We will be able to restructure all debts at the same time on equal terms," said Jaresko correspondents on the first day of the week, answering the question about the situation with the Russian debt.
Ukraine is difficult dialogues on restructuring of debts to private creditors. In the list of securities to restructure and got a two-year Eurobonds purchased by Russia on the Irish stock exchange by the end of 2013. However, Russia, from the outset, insisted that the debt does not have the opportunity to qualify as commercial.
Ukraine July 31 must receive formal approval from the IMF to receive the next tranche of financial aid, the Total amount of which is 17, 5 billion. The country's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on 24 July said that the Government of Ukraine has fulfilled all the criteria of the IMF and expects a positive decision on the results of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Fund. Ukraine is already a long time in fact remains on the brink of default, the national currency over one year fell by more than 3 times.
Russia expects maturity redeemed its Eurobonds of Ukraine on 3 billion dollars in the designated time - in the early winter of 2015 means that the country will receive from the IMF, this position was voiced by July fifteen at the meeting of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin with members of the government.
General state dog of Ukraine is about 70 billion dollars, of which about $ 40 billion foreign debt. The government planned to restructure 22-23 billion loans provided by private lenders, referring to this amount and the debt before the Russian Federation Eurobonds for $ 3 billion. While Kiev was calculated according to the results of restructuring to reduce costs in four years, fifteen. 3 billion dollars.