France’s energy group Engie started direct gas deliveries to Ukraine at the beginning of January, and Kiev is paying 20 percent more for the EU gas than it would have paid to Gazprom if it had agreed to Russian deliveries before the cold winter temperatures settled in.
Ukraine stopped purchases of Russian gas in 2015 over a gas pricing dispute, with relations between the two countries already soured with Russia’s annexation of Crimea.
Last month the European Commission
After the meeting at the EC, Aliona Osmolovska, a spokeswoman for Naftogaz, told
Just a few days ago, Naftogaz said that it
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