Pakistan communicates with Russia to procure cheap oil, gas


ISLAMABAD, Nov 19 (DNA): – Pakistan on Saturday communicated with Russia
to procure cheap oil and gas.

Sources privy to the matter said that in this regard, the foreign
ministry and petroleum ministry started to communicate – via letters –
with Russia. The authorities have expressed their interest to the
Russian administration in buying cheap oil and gas, but have put up the
condition of not imposing any sort of restrictions on Pakistan,
according to the sources.

The sources further said, a Pakistani delegation is ready to visit
Russia – if invited – and to hold talks about purchasing cheap oil and
gas – merely by considering national interests. Pakistan has also
pledged not to violate any global treaties in this regard – purchasing
oil and gas.