Deliveries of coal and electricity Ukraine without payment confirmed a spokesman for the Russian president, Dmitry Peskov. According to him, this step – it is a demonstration of goodwill Vladimir Putin to provide real support for the Ukrainian people.
The fact that Moscow is starting energy supplies to Kiev earlier said Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak. Agreed that Ukraine will receive 9 billion kilowatt hours of electricity and 500 thousand. Tons of coal per month. And, if necessary, supply of coal in the near future will be doubled.
According to Kozak, payment has not yet been made, but Moscow still went forward, hoping for the integrity of Kiev.