Gas respite but Russia talks tough (9)

IOL 2014.06.02 22:32
By Reuters AP European Commissioner for Energy Guenther Oettinger listens to questions from journalist during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels.(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo) Donetsk, Ukraine/Moscow - Russia gave Ukraine a breathing space on Monday in a multi-billion-dollar gas dispute but balanced the concession with fierce denunciations of Kiev and NATO, while fighting raged all day in eastern Ukraine.
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