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Russian oil is pumped through Ukraine at night

Ukraine (, - The main deliveries via the southern branch of the Druzhba oil pipeline through Ukraine are carried out at night, Transneft reported. Earlier, Ukrtransnafta reported disruptions in oil transportation due to damage to power facilities and de-energization of compressor stations.

“The plan is being fulfilled due to the fact that our Ukrainian partner turns on the pumping at full capacity from 00.00 to 06.00 Moscow time. During they lead her in a weak mode. They have been operating this way since Friday. If they continue to work like this, they can fulfill their planned task for Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, ”Igor Demin, adviser to the president of Transneft, told RIA Novosti.

Earlier in November, on the Ukrainian branch, the stoppage of supplies through the oil pipeline was recorded twice - to the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. Local operators transmitted explanations from the Ukrainian side that as a result of missile strikes, substations were damaged and compressor stations were de-energized.

The operator of the Ukrainian energy system reported that the country lacks a third of the capacity. And the transportation of Russian oil is carried out when Ukraine has the lowest demand for electricity.

Russian oil is pumped through Ukraine at night