Hungary halts gas supplies to Ukraine

(AGI) Rome, Sept 26 - Hungarian gas operator FGSZ announced onFriday that it has "indefinitely" suspended gas supplies toneighbouring Ukraine, the BBC website reported. Ukrainian gasoperator Naftogaz confirmed the halt, calling it "unexpectedand inexplicable. Ukraine started receiving gas from Hungary,Poland and Slovakia after Russia's decision to cut offsupplies. FGSZ explained that it had decided to cut the flow ofgas to Ukraine to increase Hungary's supplies in the run-up towinter and the increased demand for gas. (AGI) . .

(AGI) Rome, Sept 26 - Hungarian gas operator FGSZ announced onFriday that it has "indefinitely" suspended gas supplies toneighbouring Ukraine, the BBC website reported. Ukrainian gasoperator Naftogaz confirmed the halt, calling it "unexpectedand inexplicable. Ukraine started receiving gas from Hungary,Poland and Slovakia after Russia's decision to cut offsupplies. FGSZ explained that it had decided to cut the flow ofgas to Ukraine to increase Hungary's supplies in the run-up towinter and the increased demand for gas. (AGI) . .