Ukraine closes schools to save gas as Russia keeps pipelines closed

Ukraine closes schools to save gas as Russia keeps pipelines closed
 

Ukraine has told all schools and higher education institutions to close in an effort to save gas, after its Russian supplier refused to deliver more fuel.
Russian energy giant Gazprom - one of the world's largest natural gas suppliers - said it was unilaterally severing its contracts with Ukraine.
Gazprom made the announcement after a Stockholm court ruled against it at the end of a long-running legal battle.
Ukraine is also a major channel for gas piped to the European Union.
EU officials in Brussels voiced concern about the supply of gas to the bloc at a time of freezing weather across... read more

 
2 March 2018 in World News, Views: 41
Source: BBC
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