"This not normal.

The agreements are very clear, the agreements speak about euros and dollars.

This is normal, but not rubles, ”Timmermans said.

He also recalled that the Russian Central Bank is under sanctions.

Earlier, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak said that about half of the 54 companies that are customers of Gazprom Export opened ruble accounts to pay for Russian gas.

The head of the analytical department of AMarkets, Artyom Deev, spoke in an interview with FAN about the supply of Russian gas to Europe.