Policy & Regulation

EC urges talks on Ukrainian transit beyond 2019

The European Commission has invited Ukraine and Russia to begin trilateral talks on gas.
By Staff reporter 23 May 2018 0 30977

European Commission Vice President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič has invited Ukraine and Russia to start three-way talks on gas issues including gas transit via Ukraine beyond 2019.

"The talks – supported by the member states – should start as soon as possible in order to take stock of the gas matters important for involved parties and to look into gas transit via Ukraine beyond 2019," Šefčovič said in a statement.

"Constructive and stable cooperation between Russia and Ukraine in the field of energy is of utmost...