Siluanov: Russia is ready to restructure the debt of Ukraine guaranteed by


MOSCOW, November 18. Russia is ready to restructure the debt of Ukraine under the guarantee, including a major Bank, told journalists the Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation Anton Siluanov.

“In our view, the proposal of debt restructuring for 3 years must be accompanied by guarantees for the implementation of the Ukrainian side this proposal from the United States, or the European Union or a major Bank in consultation with the Russian Federation”, – said the Minister.

Siluanov also said that the proposal of the Russian Federation on the debt of Ukraine may be implemented under existing IMF programs.

“Our proposal is not to create a precedent to change the order of payments between the States, which receive support from the International monetary Fund with official creditors. If accepted, it will not be necessary to change the relevant rules of the IMF to official creditors. We believe that our proposal is acceptable and can be implemented within the existing IMF programs with Ukraine”, – he said.