Kiev hopes for alternative gas sources in case Russia cuts supplies

Ukraine's Acting Foreign Minister Andriy Deshchytsa has said he is not going to dramatize the situation over a possible reduction in Russian natural gas imports.

Ukraine's Acting Foreign Minister Andriy Deshchytsa has said he is not going to dramatize the situation over a possible reduction in Russian natural gas imports.

"As regards the gas supplies, I think Ukrainian will be able to overcome this reduction at the expense of other sources … If Russia stops gas supplies, we shall look for other sources," he said at a briefing on Saturday.

Ukraine is not abandoning the hope to preserve good neighborly relations with Russia and Russians, Ukraine's Acting Foreign Minister Andriy Deshchytsa said.

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