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10. Russia's gas company Gazprom is also halting gas deliveries to Bulgaria,
Tue Apr 26, 2022, 05:04 PM
Apr 2022

AFP reported. In addition to Poland, Gazprom has announced that it would stop delivering gas to Bulgaria after demanding that countries pay for gas in rubles. Gazprom executives were quoted by Russian news agencies as saying “Poland must pay for gas supplies according to the new payment procedure”. However, it was not immediately clear whether Bulgaria has refused to pay in rubles as well.

“Bulgargaz received a notification today, April 26, that natural gas supplies from Gazprom Export will be suspended starting April 27,” Bulgaria’s economy ministry said in a statement.


Bulgaria’s energy ministry also said Tuesday that its state-owned gas operators Bulgargaz and Bulgartransgaz “have undertaken steps for alternative agreements for natural gas deliveries and for coping with the current situation”.

Bulgaria is almost completely dependent on Russia for its annual consumption of about 3.0 billion cubic metres of gas.

Russian goods and money are now drenched in innocent blood. LudwigPastorius Apr 2022 #1
Last month, Poland had announced they would end imports "by the end of the year" BumRushDaShow Apr 2022 #2
The end of the year came early this year. speak easy Apr 2022 #3
It sure as hell did. BumRushDaShow Apr 2022 #5
Germany would not want to be reclassified as 'unfriendly' would they? speak easy Apr 2022 #6
It's like a psyops thing going on with Putin and the EU BumRushDaShow Apr 2022 #8
this will force other countries to accelerate alternate supply channels. samsingh Apr 2022 #4
Cutting off nose to spite face. BlueIdaho Apr 2022 #7
Exactly! lark Apr 2022 #17
To Bulgaria too muriel_volestrangler Apr 2022 #9
Russia's gas company Gazprom is also halting gas deliveries to Bulgaria, yaesu Apr 2022 #10
If nobody else buys their oil and gas IronLionZion Apr 2022 #11
North Korea. Yeah. speak easy Apr 2022 #12
Their people don't need food or even COVID vaccines apparently IronLionZion Apr 2022 #13
Cut off sources of forex when you need it most. Smart. paleotn Apr 2022 #14
This is a big deal. If others follow suit, this could devastate Russia's economy. Evolve Dammit Apr 2022 #15
Putin has his sights set on Poland. He made that clear in his 2021 speech about Ukraine. Martin68 Apr 2022 #16
"Russia cuts off major gas supply to Poland, Bulgaria", now it gets real for Europe Shanti Shanti Shanti Apr 2022 #18
Hopefully Ukraine will bomb their pipelines now. Emile Apr 2022 #19
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