Ukraine didn't select illegally the Russian gas transported in the countries of the European Union. I declared it today on a press - conferences the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports. "Since January 1, 2009 Ukraine didn't select illegally the Russian gas. It wasn't selected any cubic meter. Ukraine was, is and will be the reliable transitor, and didn't take any step to stop supply of the Russian gas to the countries of the European Union", - he told. Besides, according to V. Yushchenko, "Ukraine isn't the debtor to any Russian structure for the gas consumed in 2008".