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externalUkraine resumes transit of Russian oil to Hungary, Slovakia via Druzhba pipeline.

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August 11, 2022 11:08 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

On Aug.4, Ukraine's pipeline operator Ukrtransnafta halted the transit of oil to refineries in Hungary, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic because Russia's state-owned pipeline operator Transneft failed to make a monthly prepayment of about $15 million for using the pipeline. On Aug. 10, the fee was paid by Hungarian oil company MOL, and the oil flow was resumed.

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