“Within 15 years Ukraine will completely provide itself with its own
gas reserves,” he said on Saturday during the 9th Yalta Annual Meeting
entitled “Ukraine and the World: Addressing Tomorrow’s Challenges
Together,” which was organized by the Yalta European Strategy (YES) in
partnership with the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.
In addition, Azarov said that Ukraine would halve natural gas consumption next year.
“We can provide ourselves with gas and oil within 15 years,” he said.