Rabinovich: Our party first began negotiations with Russia on lower gas prices

Рабинович: Наша партия первой начала переговоры с Россией по снижению стоимости газа

“The opposition platform For life” was the first direct talks with Russia to lower gas prices

This was stated by the MP, the head of the party Vadim Rabinovich, commenting on the TV channel “112 Ukraine” the visit to Russia of the head of the political Council of the party of Viktor Medvedchuk and co-chair of the political power of Yuriy Boyko.

“Political party “Opposition platform For life” first to start a dialogue with Russia on reducing gas prices for Ukraine. And today the leaders of the party – Viktor Medvedchuk and Yuriy Boyko – located in Saint Petersburg, where he held talks with the head of “Gazprom” Alexey Miller on this issue,” – said the MP.

According to him, the only political force, “the Opposition platform For life” offers a concrete plan to reduce tariffs.

“All the statements of Ukrainian politicians “to take and reduce the price of gas” and 8 times, even 10 times, not having the Toolkit is pure populism. This tool is the only of our party, and we are ready to that after winning parliamentary elections the gas issue to solve in the next few weeks,” – said the MP.

The politician also criticized the approach of the Ukrainian authorities to the management of the economy in General and gas in particular.

“Decent people always share politics and Economics. Professional managers should care about the interests of the state and to buy, in this case, the gas from whoever sells cheaper. And we have the same solid “patriotism”, but only due to the pocket of people. Here I am a patriot – I shall buy Russian gas with the markup of 100%, call it Slovak, and people would believe it and pay for it only because it is “Patriotic”. But people are smart – they’ll figure out where is the patriotism, where is the fraud” – summed up Vadym Rabinovich.