Turkey: Putin says Russia is ready to restructure Ukraine's $3bn debt

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Moscow was ready to restructure Ukraine's $3 billion (€2.78bn) debt to Russia whilst speaking to press at the G20 summit in Antalya, Monday. Moscow and Kiev are yet to settle Ukraine’s debt repayments, most of which are related to gas deliveries. Putin’s comments come ahead of Ukraine’s $3 billion (€ 2.79 bn) Russian debt deadline in December. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s government is still considering its options, which includes potentially defaulting on the debt. *MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW*

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