EU mulls paying for Russian gas in roubles

EUROPEAN Union companies may be able to comply with Kremlin demands that they pay for Russian pipe gas in roubles, instead of dollars or euros which are part of the original contracts, without disrupting the bloc’s sanctions against Moscow for its illegal invasion of Ukraine in February.

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In a guidance document sent to member states on April 21, the European Commission said it "appears possible" to pay for Russian gas after the adoption of the new decree without being in conflict with