Poroshenko said that Ukraine in the EU buys more gas than in Russia

Poroshenko said that Ukraine in the EU buys more gas than in Russia


According to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko that Ukraine in the European Union buys more gas than in Russia, says that Kiev managed to gain energy independence from Russia.

KYIV, 14 Jan. Now Kiev buys in the EU is twice more gas than it receives from the Russian Federation, it speaks about the achievement in 2015 of energy independence from Moscow, said the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko at a press conference on Thursday.

“Already now in the EU we buy gas twice more than that obtained from Siberia,” — said Poroshenko.

In his opinion, this testifies to the fact that Ukraine has managed in 2015 to gain energy independence from Russia.