In JSC Gazprom emphasize that gas storage in underground gas storages belongs to the sphere of responsibility of Ukraine.
It was declared to journalists by the deputy head of board of the Russian concern Alexander Medvedev.
"For today we don't store gas and we aren't going to store. It is responsibility of "Neftegaz" - to pump gas in UGS in order that the transit system worked normally", - quotes the official of Liga.Net with reference to the UNIAN.
"Gazprom" doesn't store gas in the Ukrainian UGS since 2006.
At the end of May of this year the Russian side started expressing concern rather insufficient, in her opinion, rates of pumping gas in UGS of Ukraine. Russia offered the European institutions and the companies to grant to Ukraine the loan for downloading necessary volumes of gas in UGS.
According to the Ukrainian party, the sum of the credit has to make $4,2 billion
On June 29 in Brussels technical consultations of European Commission with representatives of the international financial organizations, the European gas companies, and also Ukraine and Russia concerning the solution of a question of supply of gas during the winter period took place.
The sources close to negotiations, say that Ukraine can obtain about $2 million the credit, but in exchange for implementation of structural reforms in gas branch.