The opposition spoke about the urgent closed meeting on gas talks with Russia

Deputy of the Ukrainian Rada from the party “European solidarity” Alexey Goncharenko told about the emergency meeting on gas talks with Russia. He noted that the format of this meeting — fully enclosed “for official use only”. Details were not disclosed, reports RIA Novosti.

20 December 2019 was signed a Protocol on gas cooperation between Russia and Ukraine. In order for the gas transit through the territory of Ukraine was continued, Gazprom will sign an inter-operator agreement with the “Operator of the Ukrainian GTS”.

With the “Naftogaz” signed a contract for the booking of facilities for transit: to 65 billion cubic meters in 2020 and 40 billion cubic meters in 2021 – 2024. This establishes a competitive rate.

it is expected before the end of 2019 Ukraine and Russia will sign a five-year contract. The Protocol also contains agreements that the legal dispute between “Naftogaz” and “Gazprom” will be resolved.