The Finance Ministry is discussing out-of-court solutions to the issue of sovereign debt of Ukraine to Russia through intermediaries. Writes about this TASS with reference to the Russian Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak.
“Ukraine directly communication no. There are colleagues, through whom we are discussing not only judicial options,” he said.
As previously reported by Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov, Ukraine has not yet made contact with the Russian Ministry of Finance asking to settle the debt situation. According to him, the mediator in the solution of the issue is Germany.
The Agency reminds that in January of 2018 will be held in London the court of appeal of Ukraine on the decision of the High court of London, which ruled in Russia’s favor and ordered Ukraine to pay the full amount of the debt with interest, and also to compensate for the Russian side’s court costs.