Rus News Journal

Gazprom will be connected to suppression of Democratic People`s Republic of Korea

Head Korean Is national - Democratic Republic, the great head the commander the secretary general of Labour party of Democratic People`s Republic of Korea Kim Jong II continues the travel across Russia. This morning the armored train of the Korean head has crossed border of Transbaikalian edge and has gone towards Chita and the Uhlan - Ude.
This visit became the first with 2002., when Kim Jong II has met the president of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. It is expected that tomorrow the Korean leader will meet the president of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev.
gas agreements become one of main points in the agenda of two leaders. It is supposed that on August, 23rd the parties can agree about a lining of a gas pipeline in volume 10 mlrd cubic m a year from Russia through territory of Democratic People`s Republic of Korea to South Korea, transfers Kommersant .
This project is discussed any more the first time: in September 2008. Gazprom and South Korean Kogas have concluded the memorandum of mutual understanding, and in June 2009. Alexey Miller and president Kogas of Chzhu Kang of the Sou have signed the project about the analysis of possibility of realisation of the similar project.
Moscow hopes that the gas pipeline lining will allow Democratic People`s Republic of Korea to satisfy requirements of Seoul for power resources, and also will give a pure source of the income at the expense of transit. It, certainly, will make a mode more inclined to interest. However, many experts specify in numerous risks and as a whole is critical estimate project prospects.