MOSCOW, October 29. The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation does not participate in the meetings of private creditors of Ukraine on restructuring the debt of Kiev, who holds them until October 29. This was reported to journalists by the Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation Anton Siluanov.
“Repayable in December of this year the debt of Ukraine to the Russian Federation may not be treated as debts to private creditors, debt has a different status is official. Therefore, we will not take part in the meetings of private creditors of Ukraine”, – said the Minister.
Russia expects Ukraine debt repayment on $3 billion in full and on time, the Minister noted. According to Siluanov, the Russian Federation will take appropriate legal action to protect their interests in case of non-payment of the debt by Ukraine.