G7 refuses to pay for Russian gas in rubles

G7 refuses to pay for Russian gas in rubles

The German Economy Minister said that the G7 does not accept payments for Russian gas in rubles, calling it a violation of the agreement. “The G7 energy ministers agreed that this was a unilateral action and a clear breach of …

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Message from Putin’s order to sell gas in rubles

Message from Putin's order to sell gas in rubles

Asking “unfriendly” countries to pay for gas in rubles, Mr. Putin wants to increase the strength of the Russian currency, but it may not be easy. President Vladimir Putin announced on March 23 that he would continue to sell gas …

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Putin: Unfriendly countries must buy gas with rubles

Putin: Unfriendly countries must buy gas with rubles

President Putin announced that he would continue to sell gas to “unfriendly” countries such as Europe, but demanded that they pay in rubles. “Different from some colleagues, we value our position as a reliable partner and supplier. Of course, Russia …

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NATO country opposes Russian oil and gas sanctions

NATO country opposes Russian oil and gas sanctions

Hungary, a NATO member, announced its opposition to any EU sanctions targeting Russian oil and gas companies, fearing damage to national interests. “We will not support any sanctions that could pose a risk to Hungary’s energy supplies,” Hungarian Foreign Minister …

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