Ukraine Has No Need to ask IMF for Loan after Russian Agreement

Monday 23rd December, 2013

(MENAFN – Qatar News Agency) Ukraine has no need to ask the IMF for a loan after Russia offered the country a bailout worth 15 billion, Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has said. “At the moment we have no need to ask the IMF for a loan, besides now we have additional advantages in talks with the organization,” Azarov statedIf Russia hadn’t offered the bailout, Ukraine would have been forced to accept IMF terms and then “both high gas prices and debts would have been pressing on us”, the Prime Minister saidAzarov underlined that Ukraine would receive money from Russia without any precondi…

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