Russia intends to make Ukraine return to 20 December 2015, debt in the amount of three billion dollars, which in Kyiv called the «loan of Yanukovych».
Earlier, the Ukrainian side said that will not return the debt without changing its terms, but Russia has refused to discuss a debt restructuring without the safeguards of the International monetary Fund.
NEWSru.com reports that, according to the Ministry of Finance of Russia, the United States refused to provide guarantees for Ukrainian debt. Therefore, Russia intends to sue, if Ukraine will not meet its obligations until December 20, and it would mean a sovereign default of Ukraine, says the Russian Finance Ministry.
Russian loan of three billion dollars was issued in November 2013, of the negotiations of Viktor Yanukovych with Vladimir Putin.