At the Council of national security and defense will create a Council of experts on energy security, which will act as an Advisory body and to solve the security issues in the energy sector, said Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine Alexey Danilov.

“We have developed a draft regulation of the Council and working groups have been established in areas in the energy sector”, – quotes the words of Danilova, the press service of the NSDC.

So, the decision on creation of the Council was taken during the meetings of the working groups on mitigation of threats in the oil and gas and energy sectors, with the participation of Chairman of the Board NAK “Naftogaz Ukraine” Andriy KOBOLEV, PREDSTAVITEL of the National Commission, carrying out state regulation in the energy and utilities, representatives of OOO “Operator of the gas transportation system of Ukraine”, Department of energy and environmental protection, foreign Ministry, defense Ministry, foreign intelligence Service and security service

According to the Secretary of the national security Council important task for the authorities is to preserve Ukraine’s position as the leading transit country of gas.

“Through our facility must pass the maximum gas volumes,” – he said, adding that in this context, important is the position of the international community for the construction of the pipeline “Nord Stream-2”.

In turn KOBOLEV said that Ukraine has sufficient natural gas volumes in underground storage and is fully provided with gas for the winter period.

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