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EU expects to get Turkmenistan natural gas by 2019

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Mr Sefcovic said "we discussed all aspects referring to the trans-Caspian pipeline"

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

THE European Union, keen to lessen its dependence on Russia for energy supplies, expects to start receiving natural gas from Turkmenistan by 2019, European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic said in an interview last Saturday.

Russia currently supplies