Russia commits unfair competition in the energy market, Putin said

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Russia commits unfair competition in the energy market, including a ban on the supply to Russia of modern equipment for fuel and energy complex and the pressure on importing countries, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.

«Negative impact on long-term development of the FEC have, as I said, the attempts of unfair competition on the market, including a ban on the supply to Russia of modern technology and equipment for exploration and production of energy resources», — Putin said at the security Council meeting.

He noted that «the often used direct political pressure on the countries-importers of Russian hydrocarbons». According to the Russian leader, it is necessary to objectively assess both the current and potential challenges facing the Russian energy.

«And on this basis to determine additional measures that will enable us to react promptly to such threats. It is the solution to these tasks are an updated doctrine of energy security of Russia. Today we will discuss her project», — Putin said.

He stressed that after the adoption of this doctrine would need to be brought into line with its provisions strategic planning documents.

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