Russia still does not allow the possibility of negotiations with Ukraine on restructuring of debt of 3 billion dollars, he can only be refunded in full, said Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak.
"our position has not changed. We assume that the debt will be refunded in full and on time. No, it is not permissible (for negotiation) Is the work of the IMF's governance, but calls most importantly aimed at private investors, the fact that they came from. We do not believe, because It belongs to us, to Russia, "? Storchak said, reports RIA " Novosti ".
August 28, the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk said that the Russian Federation must agree with the proposals Kiev to restructure the debt or to demand the return of money from those who took them. In the late summer of Ukraine agreed with creditors to write off 3, $ 6 billion bond debt totaling approximately $ 18 billion. Against this background, the international rating Agency Fitch downgraded the long-term chart Issuer default ratings of Ukraine to the level of " default inevitable." While Kiev has asked the Russian Federation " to accept the rules of writing off other creditors ". Also, the Ukrainian side said that the Russian Federation in case of disagreement with the terms of the debt restructuring of Ukraine may enter into individual dialogues. However, the Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov said that Moscow will not do it.