Ukrainian Prosecutor General Svyatoslav Piskun said at a press conference in Moscow on Friday that Russian, Ukrainian, and American investigators probe into a case of theft of about $2 billion with Ukrainian ex-prime minister Lazarenko and deputy Yulia Timoshenko involved. Altogether, the litigation involves 15 defendants. A Russian-Ukrainian investigation group has been set up.
Piskun pointed out that it had been established during the investigation that the debt of the Ukrainian energy system to Russia exceeds $279 million.
Piskun also stressed that Russia and Ukraine share a common approach to illegal immigration. He said this issue had been discussed at his meeting with the leadership of the Russian Prosecutor General's Office.
The import of liquefied natural gas from the United States will not grow, even if Germany exits the Nord Stream-2 project, German Minister of Economy and Energy Peter Altmeier said