Russia's refusal to transport its gas via the Ukrainian gas transport system (GTS) is unreal, told on the last working day of the week in the Ministry of energy of Ukraine.
before the Minister of energy Alexander Novak has stated many times that the Russian Federation does not plan to renew the contract for gas transit through the territory of Ukraine after 2019. The head of "Gazprom" Alexey Miller has also stated commitment of the Russian Federation to refuse service of Ukraine as a gas transit from Russia to the European Union after 2019.
"We considered this option discussed, We think, because it is impossible ", - said the head of Department of European integration of the Ukrainian energy Ministry Michael BNO-Hayriyan in conversation parliamentary television channel, which on the last working day of the week leads the press service of the Ministry.
"taking into account a number of factors, the same" Turkish stream ", which they claim as an alternative, he hasn't even started, in fact nothing has been done, there is nothing, only statements." South stream - in fact he went bankrupt, " explained BNO-Ayriyan.
the Commissioner of the Ministry believes that the Russian side of the Ukrainian direction is the most favorable position with a business approach, and said that Kiev at all meetings agitates her to apply Ukrainian pipe for gas flow.