Russia halted oil exports from Kazakhstan after Tokayev's remarks on DNR and LNR

Russia stopped oil exports from Kazakhstan after Tokayev's remarks about DPR and LPR

Oil was exported to Europe through the port of Novorossiysk .

The Russian Federation imposed restrictions on oil supplies from Kazakhstan.

Hydrocarbons were exported to Europe through the port of Novorossiysk.

This became known after the President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev announced the non-recognition of the LDNR.

According to “Kommersant”, the official reason for blocking the ;expert is the sudden discovery of WWII mines in the waters of the port area.

The water area is completely closed and the Caspian Pipeline Consortium cannot send oil to Europe .

On June 20, demining work is expected to be carried out in the water area, and it may continue until the end of the month.

Kazakhstan supplies Europe via the Russian Federation with 67 million tons of oil per year. After the imposition of sanctions against Russia, the export quality "black gold" The Urals were renamed by Kazakhstan.

Earlier, TopNews wrote that Tokayev did not accept the award from Russia.

In addition, the President of Kazakhstan did not recognize the LDNR.

In this context, Konstantin Zatulin threatened in the CIS Affairs Committee that retaliatory measures would be taken against Kazakhstan.

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