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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Kiev Gas Debt Deal

KIEV -- Ukraine will repay part of its gas debt to Russia and Turkmenistan in commodities, Interfax reported Friday.

Ukrainian Prime Minister Valery Pustovoitenko said he reached an agreement with Russian and Turkmen authorities to cover Ukraine's gas debt with commodities by 2007.

Kiev has put its debt to Russia's state gas monopoly Gazprom at $640 million.