Hirunews Logo
Putin+warns+Europe+of+gas+shortages+over+Ukraine+debts
Friday, 11 April 2014 - 7:58
Putin warns Europe of gas shortages over Ukraine debts
34

Shares
4,156

Views
Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned European leaders that Ukraine's delays in paying for Russian gas have created a "critical situation".

Pipelines transiting Ukraine deliver Russian gas to several EU countries and there are fears that the current tensions could trigger gas shortages.

Pro-Russian separatists are holed up in official buildings in Donetsk and Luhansk, eastern Ukraine.

Meanwhile, a European human rights body has stripped Russia of voting rights.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
111 Views
1,649 Views
1,700 Views
38,959 Views
1,848 Views
40,105 Views
Top