On Wednesday, President Putin signed a law to this end.
Besides, the Russian President has ratified an agreement between the Russian giant gas company “Gazprom” and the Belarusian gas company “Beltransgaz”.
According to it, “Gazprom” purchased 50% of the stocks of the Belarusian company for $ 2.5 bln. Now, “Gazprom” totally controls “Beltransgaz”.
Voice of Russia, TASS