Authorized Russian energy Ministry and Gazprom will fly to Brussels on dialogues gas in the format of Russia-Ukraine-EU, which will be held on Tuesday evening, said the Commissioner of the Ministry of energy.
" Fly, " said she. In her expression, the beginning of the meeting it is supposed to 21. 00 European time (23. 00 GMT), reports RIA " Novosti ". The official representative of Gazprom Sergei Kupriyanov confirmed that he is at the airport in the capital of Russia and is awaiting departure to Brussels. For its part, the Ministry of energy of Ukraine informs on its Internet representation that Brussels was held the meeting of the head of the Ministry of Yuri Sold with authorized Russian and European Commission." during negotiations the parties attempt to reach a solution of the gas problem, for example - establishing economically justified prices for gas from Russia to Ukraine in the amount of 268, 5 dollars per thousand cubic meters ", - is informed in the report of the Ukrainian Department. Last Wednesday in Berlin hosted dialogues Gazprom and Ukrainian Naftogaz at the level of heads of the organizations - Alexei Miller and Andrew Koroleva. Then Gazprom said that suffered from 9 to 10 June deadline for resolution of the issues on payments for gas. Accordingly, the introduction of prepaid and possible gas cutoff to Ukraine shifted to eleven June. However, on the last working day of the week during festive events in honor of the 70th anniversary of the allied landing in Normandy, the President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin said that Russia will cut gas supplies to the European Union in the case of reverse to Ukraine. First Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak said that Ukraine agreed availability uncontested debt to Russia for gas on April 1, $ 2, 237 billion. However, first appointed by the Verkhovna Rada energy Minister Yuriy Prodan called all exposed Russia accounts controversial. EU energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger has acknowledged that Ukraine owes Russia for gas is $ 4 billion.