Russia filed a lawsuit against Ukraine at London court because of a debt of 3 billion USD, stated Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov.
"Today, Russian Ministry of Finance filed a lawsuit against Ukraine at London's High Court in order to recover a $3 billion Ukrainian bonds debt and compensate the expenses of Russian Federation” – said Siluanov.
Earlier we reported that Poland and Ukraine ratify EUR 100 mln worth loan agreement
Besides the debt, Russia insists on paying an additional interest on the bonds that accrues from 20 December 2015.
We remind Ukraine received Russian $ 3 billion loan in December 2013 during the presidency of Viktor Yanukovych.
On December 16, 2015 IMF Board of Directors recognized the official status of the Russian loan.