MOSCOW, 4th December. Last week Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industry procured 150 thousand tons of natural gas from Azerbaijan.
As the head of fuel department Faridulla Sherzai said, 3 tons of natural gas were already supplied to southern Afghanistan. Referring to Afghan media, he also mentioned contracts with Russia and Turkmenistan on this matter.
As the official explained, government intends to reduce fuel prices and to provide fuel to all Afghanistan provinces.