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Driving alone is helping Putin - Ukrainian MP

Posted On: Aug 19, 2022   |   Posted By: RT

Driving alone is helping Putin - Ukrainian MP

The head of Rada's energy committee urged citizens to consume petrol responsibly
Driving alone is not a smart way to use resources amid the current energy crisis, so those who are wasting petrol are helping Russian President Vladimir Putin, Andrey Gerus, head of the energy committee of the Ukrainian parliament, claimed.
Speaking during a briefing on Tuesday, Gerus expressed gratitude to the oil products supplies from Europe and the fact that the situation at gas stations was stabilizing and, as he hoped, would be further improving. In June, Ukraine was able to increase fuel imports by 50% compared to May - up to 600,000 tons, Geros said. However, he argued, citizens should also be responsible.
It would be nice to cooperate and to have several people in the car. We can say that if you are driving alone - it means you are driving Putin. If you have a seat on the right and free seats behind it, this is not the optimal use of resources.
Gerus, who represents Ukraine's ruling party ‘Servant of the People', also...

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