To implement the decree of the occupant country RF President Vladimir Putin on provision the annexed Crimea with gas till the "end of the year", the self-proclaimed authorities used the stolen equipment of the Ukrainian company "Chornomornaftogaz", the local media reports.
Launching of gas pipeline Kuban - Crimea, to connect the annexed peninsula with a unified Russian system of gas supply was celebrated on December 27 via teleconference Kiev-Simferopol in the presence of the self-proclaimed officials of the occupied Crimea and Sevastopol, and President of Russia Putin.
The person who was introduced as the new Head of the annexed Ukrainian company "Chornomornaftogaz", commented on the launch of the gas pipeline.
“The pipeline was put into operation. Gas is supplied to the Crimean peninsula. Republic is connected to a unified system of gas supply of Russia.”
Earlier, the Head of the Ukrainian company "Chornomornaftogaz" Svetlana Nezhnova, whose assets were illegally seized by Russians following the annexation of Crimea, states that Russia produces annually 2 billion gas with the help of this company on the Black Sea shelf, thus, providing the occupied Crimea which is a direct violation of the UN law of the Sea Convention of 1982.