Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a telephone conversation discussed the question of the future transit of Russian gas to the EU through Ukraine’s territory after 2019. On it informs a press-service of the Kremlin.
As specified, the conversation leaders was held in connection with the conduct in Brussels a new round of trilateral consultations at Ministerial level Russia-EU-Ukraine. Putin and Merkel exchanged views on the continuing transit of Russian gas through Ukrainian territory to Europe after the end of 2019 of the contract.
Earlier it was reported that at the meeting in Brussels, the sides will discuss the issues of the duration of the next contract volumes and tariffs for pumping fuel.