Fico to meet premiers of Ukraine and Russia on gas crisis

Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico was due to hold talks about the ongoing gas crisis on January 14 with his Ukrainian counterpart, Yulia Tymoshenko. Also included in the Slovak delegation flying to Kiev was Foreign Affairs Minister Jan Kubiš and Economy Minister Ľubomír Jahnátek, the TASR newswire reported. Shortly after his meeting with Timoshenko, Fico was scheduled to meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in Moscow to discuss the same topic - the resumption of natural gas supplies from Russia. TASR

Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico was due to hold talks about the ongoing gas crisis on January 14 with his Ukrainian counterpart, Yulia Tymoshenko. Also included in the Slovak delegation flying to Kiev was Foreign Affairs Minister Jan Kubiš and Economy Minister Ľubomír Jahnátek, the TASR newswire reported.

Shortly after his meeting with Timoshenko, Fico was scheduled to meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in Moscow to discuss the same topic - the resumption of natural gas supplies from Russia. TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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