The energy Ministry wants to ban the import of anthracite coal from Russia

The Minister of energy and coal industry Igor Nasalik said that Ukraine should not buy in Russia the anthracite coal, and it prepares the corresponding order on prohibition of import. He said this at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, reports

“I will introduce at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers order no coal energy was not from Russia. Refers anthracite”, – the Minister said.

He noted that he has information that the alleged militants intend to send Ukrainian coal in Rostov-on-don, which has already enriched will be imported to the territory of Ukraine, but much more expensive.

Earlier Igor Nasalik said thatKrajina will consider the possibility of purchasing coal from South Africa, China and Australia.

We will remind, on Donbass lasts the blockade of the coal, with the active participation of several people’s deputies of Ukraine. Upon blocking of railway lines in the Luhansk oblast Prosecutor’s office opened criminal proceedings.

In turn the Prime Minister-the Minister Vladimir Groysman declared that will not allow the embargo to organize the fight against the Ukrainian people. The Prime Minister reminded that two weeks ago people risked their lives to restore the operation of enterprises in the town.

The website “Today” to find out the threat is a blockade of Donbass. According to experts, the consequences could be disastrous.