Support The Moscow Times!

Poland Questions Gas Deal

WARSAW — Poland is reconsidering whether to sign the already negotiated long-term agreement for gas deliveries from Russia, Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk told reporters Tuesday.

The country may look for other suppliers of 2 billion cubic meters of the fuel a year if it decides it does not accept the deal with Gazprom, which prolongs the current agreement to 2037, Tusk said.

The government is considering whether Poland needs such a long-term supply commitment and whether the price in the Russian contract isn’t “too high,” he said.

(Bloomberg)


Read more

Independent journalism isn’t dead. You can help keep it alive.

The Moscow Times’ team of journalists has been first with the big stories on the coronavirus crisis in Russia since day one. Our exclusives and on-the-ground reporting are being read and shared by many high-profile journalists.

We wouldn’t be able to produce this crucial journalism without the support of our loyal readers. Please consider making a donation to The Moscow Times to help us continue covering this historic time in the world’s largest country.