Former Naftogaz Chief Andriy Kobolev denies accusations of allegedly creating a hole in the 2021 state budget estimated at UAH 10 billion
. “We understand that they were counting on our money – for 10 billion UAH. Our plan was to replace dividends with one or another payment (the technology can be discussed – from government bonds to” advancing dividends “) in the amount of 32 billion UAH. The plan, which I communicated the Prime Minister and the President, they know about it,” he said in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine.