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Novo-Ogaryovo, Russia - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Ukraine's gas debt to Russia would total almost $2 billion if Ukraine fails to pay for February deliveries in full.
He said that current debt stands at between $1.5 billion and $1.6 billion.
Earlier on Tuesday, Russia's top gas producer Gazprom said it would remove a discount on gas prices for Ukraine starting from April. - Reuters