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Gazprom appeals Stockholm decision on Ukrainian transit

Gazprom has appealed for a full cancellation of the Stockholm arbitration court decision in favour of Naftogaz
By Staff reporter 29 May 2018 0 31053

Gazprom has filed a claim to a Swedish appeals court to fully cancel the decision made by the Stockholm arbitration court regarding its transit contract with Ukrainian gas company Naftogaz Ukrainy.

The Russian company said a study made with the assistance of an “internationally recognised language expert” had proven that a significant part of the arbitration decision text had been written by a third person and not by the arbitrators, which Gazprom said violated Swedish law.

“The language expert’s report on the authorship for the decision is a...