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April 29, 2022 7:00 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

The Financial Times reported, citing sources with knowledge of the preparations, that gas distributors in Germany, Austria, Hungary and Slovakia were planning to comply with Russia's demands. The EU considers paying in rubles would mean interacting with Russia's central bank in transactions, violating sanctions.

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