TITLE

European energy security: Ukraine-Russia gas deal poses long term questions

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
MarketWatch: Global Round-up;Feb2006, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p126
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Market Research Report
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the impact of problems in the Ukraine-Russia gas deal on European energy security. The Russia-Ukraine dispute started when Ukraine rejected gas price levels demanded by the Russian state gas monopoly Gazprom. Russia then cut its gas supply to Ukraine on January 1, 2006. A compromise deal involving Ukraine's purchase of gas from Gazprom's Swiss firm has been agreed upon by the two countries.
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