Deal on Russian gas to Israel seen in 2007

Deal on Russian gas to Israel seen in 2007


Russia’s gas giant Gazprom and the Israeli government have agreed to begin shipments of Russian gas to Israel via Turkey starting from 2007, acting Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert told Ekho Moskvy radio on Sunday evening. Interfax quoted Olmert as saying Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller and he “decided to take rapid moves to draft an agreement to be signed by the two governments that will lay out legal guidelines and provide a foundation for trade agreements on gas purchases.” The step is aimed at e...


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