The Ukrainian defense industry are not allowed to pay debts


Photo: Mykhailo Markiv / RIA Novosti

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a law allowing the state defense enterprises cannot repay the debt to the Russian buyers, according to RIA Novosti. For the document voted 244 deputies at necessary 226.

Under the act will fall enterprises included in the state concern “Ukroboronprom”. At the time, many of them signed contracts on supply of its products to Russia, but then are unable to perform them because of the sanctions imposed by President Petro Poroshenko. After that, Russian companies have begun to go to court in an attempt to recover debts and penalties on contracts.

“That’s why offered for a special period to prohibit the aggressor country to levy the debt from the enterprises of “Ukroboronprom”, and to claim the liens that were registered as security for the related debt obligations”, — said at the session of the Verkhovna Rada, the Secretary of the Committee on security and defence Ivan Vinnik.

The document also instructs to close an already running jointly with the Russian companies not to open new ones. The courts will not be able to take proceedings for bankruptcy of the companies of the Ukrainian defense industry.

10 Jul the edition “Ukrainian Pravda” published a letter, the authorship of which was attributed to the energy Minister of Ukraine Ihor nasalyk the. In it, the officer offered the Deputy Director of the Russian “Rosatom” Kirill Komarov to discuss future cooperation in the nuclear sphere. The Nasalyk immediately called the publication “a trap”.

The next day the Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman forbade officials to establish any contacts with Moscow without the consent of the leadership of the country.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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