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Published: Tuesday December 17, 2013 MYT 8:05:02 PM
Updated: Tuesday December 17, 2013 MYT 8:05:53 PM

Ukraine's Yanukovich tells Putin he hopes for gas deal

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday that he hoped for a mutually beneficial gas deal between Russia's Gazprom and Ukraine's Naftogaz.

Ukraine wants to secure new loans from Russia to help fend off an economic crisis after it spurned a trade deal with the European Union, although any deals reached at talks in the Kremlin could fuel anti-government protests in Kiev.

(Reporting by Darya Korsunskaya; Writing by Alissa de Carbonnel; Editing by Steve Gutterman)

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