MOSCOW, September 13. /TASS/. The Kremlin proceeds from the fact that Ukraine’s debt to Russia must be paid, Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday.
"The Kremlin's position has not changed. This is confirmed sovereign debt of Ukraine that must be returned," he said.
According to Peskov, Russia is against changes in the rules of allocating new tranches of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) based on momentary developments.
"As for the new IMF tranche to Ukraine, the situation is clear. Moscow has consistently opposed and continues to oppose changing the rules for allocating tranches for a specific situation, momentary political situation, which is what is happening in the case of Ukraine," the Kremlin official said.