Russia-Ukraine gas talks to resume Sunday after no progress
Published on Jun 15, 2014 6:28 AM
KIEV (AFP) - Ukraine and Russia failed to reach agreement on Saturday in talks aimed at averting a halt in Russian gas supplies, but the two sides will meet again Sunday, Kiev’s energy minister said.
“No solution was found, and the negotiations will continue Sunday morning,” Mr Yuriy Prodan told journalists after about two hours of EU-brokered talks in the Ukrainian capital.
The decision to resume negotiations Sunday was made at the suggestion of EU Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, who also attended the talks, according to Prodan.
Mr Oettinger told journalists that Sunday’s talks would begin by 9:30 am (0630 GMT).
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