BRUSSELS, September 16. /ITAR-TASS/. The European Commission has not yet confirmed September 22 as the new date for trilateral talks on gas issues between the European Union, Russia and Ukraine, a source close to the EU energy commissioner said on Tuesday.
"This date has not been confirmed. The issue is beeing coordinated," the source told ITAR-TASS.
Russian Energy Minister said earlier on Tuesday that the talks will be held on September 22.
“As you know, we have proposed holding the meeting on September 6, but we received a proposal from the European Commission to set the event for September 20. However, as you know, Sochi will be hosting an economic forum at that time, that’s why we are ready to meet on Monday,” the minister said.