The Minister of Finance of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko made the announcement, if Kiev will not pay Russia the debt in 3 billion dollars. According to the head of the Ministry of Finance, currently Ukraine can not make the payment. The issue of debt and its repayment Jaresko willing to discuss with the Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation.
Russian party may declare a default of Ukraine, in case of non-payment by Kiev's debt in 3 billion dollars. This was announced by the Minister of Finance of Ukraine Natalia Jaresko. "If we don't make the payment - Yes. But I think at the moment, too early to think about what we will do, what they are. It would be speculation to ours and from their party. We are preparing for all possibilities," she said.
The head of the Ukrainian Ministry of Finance explained that Kiev can not make a payment because it has specific characteristics potential payments under the program of the International monetary Fund. Natalia Jaresko also said she is ready to meet your domestic worker for discussion of the Ukrainian debt.
"I'm ready to meet again with the Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation. I was told that they would like us to invite to the next such meeting after the meeting "Big twenty" in Antalya, and I'm ready for that open conversation," announced Jaresko Ukrainian "the Fifth channel".
Ukrainian authorities believe the three-milliard debt to the Russian Federation commercial. As Kiev's argument cites the fact that the debt arose in consequence of the redemption of the bonds on the Irish stock exchange. However, the IMF believes that this is not so important. Ukraine is afraid of bankruptcy, because according to the laws of the International monetary Fund sovereign debt default caused a stop of the assistance programme.
The Minister of Finance of Ukraine also said that the IMF is ready to help Kyiv in the payment of domestic debt. With all this, Jaresko expressed the hope that the presence of financial obligations to Moscow will not affect the program of cooperation with the Fund, for he is "ready to reconsider its own policy relatively official debt".
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