The Ministry of Finance of Ukraine has denied the message of the request to Finance the purchase of gas
The Ministry of Finance of Ukraine has stated that it is not addressed To foreign countries for help in financing the purchase of gas from Russia. "Note that the spread in the media information that the Minister asked their foreign colleagues the funding for the purchase of gas from Russia, not true," – quoted by RIA "Novosti" letter of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine by results of visit of the Minister of Finance Natalia Jaresko in Ankara on 5 September.
remember, on July 31, the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk said about the critical situation in the energy sector of the country, noting that the Ministry of energy and the organization is not ready to supply people warm this winter. On 10 July, the Minister of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn said that the completion of preparations For the heating season in Ukraine is not enough resources for the purchase of natural gas and coal. By the beginning of the second half of October Ukraine should have in UGS 18–20 billion cubic meters of gas for the normal passage of winter and the opportunity to purchase imported gas in the winter. Money from the EU will be enough to purchase 4 billion cubic meters of gas at a price of $ 247 per thousand cubic meters. The price has made the initiative of Gazprom in the 3rd quarter of 2015 (with a discount of $ 40), reversible gas costs the same.