Putin orders the government to adhere to the transit of gas to Europe through Ukraine

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered Gazprom and the government to comply with the transfer of… Natural gas To Europe through the territory of Ukraine although the sale through new pipelines will be more profitable.

Earlier, Putin said that Russia is increasing its gas exports to Europe via Ukraine.

 

He added that Europe made a mistake by reducing the share of long-term contracts in the natural gas trade and moving instead to the spot market.

Putin reiterated that Russia is a reliable supplier of energy to Europe, which could see record high Russian gas exports this year, while Moscow increases its gas supplies through Ukraine, in response to the energy crisis.

Source: Reuters

The article Putin orders the government to adhere to the transit of gas to Europe via Ukraine was written in the Borsa newspaper.