The head of Ministry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn said the non-signing of tripartite Protocol on winter package of gas supplies from Russia, but only initialed by the need to show the document to the lawyers.
"why? We were all happy, we just need to show the record to the lawyers, " he said, answering the question, why on the last working day of the week in Brussels, the document was only initialed and not signed.
according to him, it will take not more than a week.
Russia, Ukraine and the EC initialled a tripartite Protocol on winter package of gas supplies from Russia to Ukraine. According to Ukraine initialled the Protocol on winter package gas takes on its own shoulders the obligation to buy 2 billion cubic meters of gas from "Gazprom" for injection into underground storage facilities.
before the EC guaranteed that in the near future, European financial institutions will provide Ukraine with five hundred million dollars to fix its UGS 2 billion cubic meters of gas.