MINSK, 11 July (BelTA) – Russia is ready to ensure deliveries of natural gas and other energy resources to Western Europe countries. The readiness was mentioned during a phone conversation of Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko and President of Russia Vladimir Putin on 11 July, BelTA has learned.
The Belarusian head of state's press service revealed details of the conversation. Deliveries of Russian energy resources to Europe were high on the agenda and were discussed at length.
According to the press service, Vladimir Putin informed Aleksandr Lukashenko about the evolving situation in detail. It was noted that due to multiple difficulties ahead of the winter period – large shortage and a serious situation with deliveries as a whole – Russia stands ready to honor its commitments and supply natural gas and other energy resources if Western Europe countries want it.