The issue of returning Ukraine's debt in 3 billion dollars to Russia can be resolved through the courts, said Ukrainian foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin.
"The return of the debt goes through international courts, is British law. And I dream that the process of considering claims, it is still possible, in the courts of Russia, first, will last a certain time, and secondly, the court will listen to arguments from all sides, And in the 1st turn our arguments, we conducted a restructuring process. In principle, we have the experience, And as well as among them regarding such cases. For this reason, we will be prepared for it ", - quotes RIA "Novosti" message Klimkin in an interview with " Channel 24 ".
Ukraine first proposed the restructuring of Russia repurchased bonds for $ 3 billion. However, in the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "About the sequence of the restructuring of debt" there is no mention Of Eurobonds purchased by Russia at $ 3 billion, the list of debt obligations. On Tuesday, the Deputy head of the Ministry of Finance of Russia Sergey Storchak said Moscow continues to monitor the situation with the national debt of Ukraine, but still have not received from Kyiv appeals restructuring. On September 17, the Ukrainian constitutional majority of deputies supported the government prepared the Package of draft laws On the restructuring of the debt. On 18 September the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed a Package of draft laws. This week was widely launched the process of restructuring And writing off part of Ukraine's national debt. The package of laws needed to run this mechanism, entered into force. At the end of summer Ukraine has agreed with creditors About writing off 3, 6 billion dollars of bond debt totaling about $ 18 billion. Against this background, the international rating Agency Fitch downgraded the long-term chart of default of the Issuer of Ukraine to the level of " imminent default ". While Kiev 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 head of the Ministry of Finance Anton Siluanov said that Moscow will not do it.