The draft law was sent to the Cabinet.
The Ministry of energy and coal industry submitted to the Cabinet a draft decision on a ban of import of thermal coal from Russia. This was told energy Minister Igor Nasalik, reports UNN.
“The Ministry submitted to the Cabinet documents to prohibit the importation from the Russian side the energy of the group of coal,” he said.
We will remind, earlier the Cabinet of Ministers has extended emergency measures in the energy sector. According to a government decision, emergency measures in the energy sector were extended until may 16, 2017.
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