Peskov said mechanisms to pay for Russian gas in rubles were ready

Mechanisms for the transition to the payment of Russian gas in rubles have been developed and presented to Russian President Vladimir Putin, will be announced in the near future, said Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov. He named remittances through Gazprombank as the main option for payment in rubles.

“Yes, that’s true,” Peskov told a news conference when asked if the president’s instructions had been followed and if he had been presented with a scheme to pay for gas in rubles. Asked when this scheme will be presented to the public, he said that “we can expect it very soon, even today.”

Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin, as reported by the German side, explained that nothing would change for the European partners with whom the agreements were concluded. “Payments will continue to be made exclusively in euros and will, as usual, be transferred to Gazprombank, which is not subject to sanctions. The bank then converts the money into rubles, “the statement said. message.

European Union and G7 countries have already refused to buy Russian gas for the ruble. Slovakia agreed with this proposal. Russian President Dmitry Peskov’s spokesman said the country would not supply free gas to Europe if it refused to pay in rubles. According to Kommersant, Gazprom is developing scenarios for refusing gas supplies to the EU. Recall, Vladimir Putin ordered that payments for gas exports to “unfriendly countries” be transferred to the ruble by March 31.

More details – in the material “Kommersant” “Turnkey pipelines”.

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