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Ukraine reportedly duped on $1bn gas deal

Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
01/11
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Vlad Kaskiv, head of Ukraine’s state investment agency and Jordi Sarda Bonvehi sign the agreement.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
02/11
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Prime Minister Mykola Azarov watching broadcast from the construction site of the LNG terminal.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
03/11
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(from left) Jordi Sarda Bonvehi, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and Energy Minister Yuriy Boyko.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
04/11
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Head of Ukraine’s state investment agency Vlad Kaskiv.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
05/11
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Prime Minister Mykola Azarov.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
06/11
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Vlad Kaskiv, head of Ukraine’s state investment agency and Jordi Sarda Bonvehi sign the agreement.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
07/11
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Vlad Kaskiv, head of Ukraine’s state investment agency and Edward Scott Senior Vice President of Excelerate Energy sign the agreement.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
08/11
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(from left)Senior Vice President of Excelerate Energy Edward Scott, Sarda Bonvehi, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov, Energy Minister Yuriy Boyko and Vlad Kaskiv, head of Ukraine’s state investment agency.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
09/11
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Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and Energy Minister Yuriy Boyko watching live video from construction site of the LNG terminal.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
10/11
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Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and Energy Minister Yuriy Boyko watching live video from construction site of the LNG terminal.
Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
11/11
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Energy Minister Yuriy Boyko.
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
  • Ukraine reportedly duped on 1bn gas deal
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One of Ukraine’s steps to energy independence quickly turned into a fiasco after signing a $1.1 billion deal on joint construction of an LNG terminal on the Black Sea. Now Kiev is trying to figure out with whom it actually signed the contract.

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