UPDATE: Bulgaria resumes supplies of Russian gas to Greece
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MOSCOW, Jul 29 (PRIME) -- Bulgaria has finished gas pipeline repairs after an accident and resumed supplies of Russian gas to Greece, gas transportation and storage system operator Bulgartransgaz said in a statement on Wednesday.
"Bulgartransgaz has finished repairs of a main pipeline running from Bulgaria to Greece in the region of Kulata after a July 27 accident. The shipments to Greece have been resumed as of today. All bids for the gas day will be fully carried out," the company said.
Greece receives Russian gas from the TurkStream pipeline through Bulgaria.
A representative of RussiaТs Gazprom Export confirmed that gas supplies to Greece across Bulgaria were resumed as of the start of Уthe gas day of July 29.Ф