Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking Thursday at a meeting of the international club “Valdai”, addressed the issue of adoption in the United States a new package of sanctions against Russia. According to him, this document “frankly aimed to oust Russia from the European energy markets”.
“The recent sanctions package adopted by the us Congress, openly aims to oust Russia from the European energy markets”, – said Russian leader Vladimir Putin, speaking during the concluding session of the discussion club “Valdai”. The broadcast of Russian President led channel “Russia 24”.
He also noted that the aim of Washington is to force Europe to consume more expensive liquefied natural gas from the United States. At the same time, Putin added, the volume of this gas is still not enough to meet the needs of Europe.
“Some even do not hide that use political pretexts and excuses in order to advance its own purely commercial interests,” – said the Russian leader.
Putin drew the audience’s attention to the examples when the policy is grossly interfere in the economic and market relations, becomes more and more.
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