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 Ukraine ready to negotiate with Russia about restructuring "Yanukovych's loan," - Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of Finance has taken into account the decision of the Russian Federation to initiate a lawsuit against Ukraine and reiterates its readiness to negotiate the restructuring of $3 billion Eurobond.

Censor.NET reports citing Ministry of Finance press service.

"Notwithstanding any legal action and without any bias towards debt as such, Ukraine, as before, is ready to negotiate in good faith with Russia for the restructuring of the Eurobond maturing in December 2015," the statement reads.

Read more: "We are fully prepared to court action with Russia," - PM Yatseniuk

"Ukraine is ready to defend itself against any claims that might be made, and I am sure that in any case it will succeed," the ministry believes.

It is emphasized that Ukraine regrets that Russia refused to participate in the debt exchange operation accepted by all other owners of Ukrainian bonds.
 
 
 
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