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Russia will extend Ukraine gas transit deal if dispute is resolved – Putin

Russia is ready to extend a gas transit deal with Ukraine if a court dispute between Gazprom and Naftogaz Ukrainy is resolved, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said.
By Staff reporter 17 July 2018 0 31765

Russia is ready to extend a gas transit deal with Ukraine if a court dispute between Gazprom and Naftogaz Ukrainy is resolved, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a news conference with his United States counterpart Donald Trump on Monday.

“With regard to [the] Nord Stream 2 [pipeline], the [US] president expressed concerns about the possible end of transit across Ukraine. I assured him that Russia is willing to keep this transit in place. Moreover, we are willing to renew...