• The EU is drafting a plan to pay for Russian gas without violating sanctions, insiders say

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    The EU gets about 45% of its gas imports from Russia. AP
    The EU is planning to allow member states to open Gazprombank accounts, per Bloomberg.
    Putin has threatened to cut off the gas supply of "unfriendly" nations that don't pay in rubles.
    Some members, including Poland, said the plans lacked legal clarity.
    The European Union is drafting a plan to comply with Russian President Vladimir Putin's demands to pay for the country's gas in rubles without violating sanctions, sources told Bloomberg. Sources in attendance at a closed European Commission meeting on Friday said new guidance would...
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