According to “Interfax-Ukraine”, citing a source in the government, negotiations take place in the Cabinet of Ministers.
However, the source could not provide information how long the negotiations will continue and whether the parties to reach a compromise.
As you know, June 15, had held a regular meeting on gas issue. Russian media called start conducting negotiations - 18:00 (by Kyiv), but later reported that Oettinger and EU Ambassador Yang Tombinskyy went to the hotel, where they had held talks to Cabinet - consultation with the Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk.
day before he met with the Commissioner and said he did not rule out its involvement in gas negotiations.
Government of Ukraine is preparing to stop Russian gas deliveries from June 16.
June 11, after another round of trilateral gas talks in Brussels, Ukraine rejected the proposed terms of RF discounts. Ukraine insists to reduce the price of gas was prescribed in the contract, not zaprovadzhuvalos decision of the Russian government.
June 14 in Kiev held a tripartite talks involving European Commissioner Oettinger. The head of the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry Yuriy Prodan said that the talks ended inconclusively. It was also decided to continue talks on June 15.
also Prodan said that Ukraine continues to push the price of gas $ 268 per 1 thousand cubic meters, but is willing to compromise - $ 326 per thousand cubic meters.