Ukraine guarantees stable transit of Russian natural gas to European countries during 2006-2007 winter period, according to Fuel-Energy Minister of Ukraine Yuri Boyko  UNIAN was told about this at the press-service of the Ministry.

“I believe that we, being a transiting country, have gained a reputation of a reliable partner during the years of independence”, the press-office quotes Yuri Boyko as saying.

At the same time, he stressed that the European consumer, as well as the Russian resource owner, will  see no shocks in this sphere.