“Naftogaz” found it impossible to negotiate with “Gazprom” in Russia

Moscow. June 8. INTERFAX.RU the Russian Federation is unacceptable for conducting negotiations with the Gazprom company, said the NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine”.

“Such a position “Naftogaz” has consistently maintained since 2014 in correspondence, and in official meetings with representatives of Russian companies”, – stated in the message of the Ukrainian company on Thursday.

However, “Naftogaz” noted that he had repeatedly confirmed the readiness to hold talks in Brussels or in another city of the EU. As reported, Deputy Chairman of the Board “Gazprom” Alexander Medvedev recently invited Naftogaz to hold talks in Moscow to discuss the issue of gas transit to Europe via Ukraine after 2019.

On his page in Facebook “Naftogaz” said that it considers the offer “Gazprom” to meet to discuss the issue of gas transit after 2019 in Moscow as the lack of the Russian monopoly plans to conduct such negotiations. “As they say, is better you to us”, – said the Ukrainian company.