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The Swiss court ruled on the prohibition of Nord Stream AG Nord Stream AG 2 to make any payments to Gazprom, said the Russian company.
The verdict was passed at the request of the Ukrainian «Naftogaz» as an interim measure.In the end, after prohibition, all payments of these companies are «Gazprom», forwarded to the Swiss bailiffs.
In «Gazprom» has reminded that earlier all attempts of the Ukrainian side to arrest the shares of Nord Stream AG Nord Stream AG 2 were unsuccessful.
The decision of the Stockholm arbitration
The Stockholm arbitration court in February decided about the claim of «Naftogaz» to «Gazprom» on the claim for gas transit in the amount of nearly $ 4.7 billion. Given the awarded in favor of «Gazprom» amounts under the contract on the delivery of the court read the counterclaims, and as a result, the Russian side is obliged to pay the Ukrainian of 2.56 billion dollars. Naftogaz demanded that Gazprom 17 billion.
Gazprom appealed the decision and declared the termination of the earlier contracts with «Naftogaz».
Later, in may of this year, the Ukrainian party announced the beginning of enforcement tools. Also in the «Naftogaz» has informed that the court has supported the petition about the arrest in Switzerland of the shares of Nord Stream AG Nord Stream AG 2. Similar verdicts on the assets of Russian companies were made in the UK and the Netherlands.
In June, Gazprom announced that it has achieved in the appellate court suspended the execution of the «transit» solutions.
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