Ukraine denies advantages under Article 17(2) of the ECT

In its letter of 18 August 2022, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine notified the Secretariat that starting from 15 August 2022, Ukraine exercises its right under Article 17(2)(a)-(b) of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) to deny advantages of Part III of the ECT to Investments of Investors of the Russian Federation, for the reasons set out therein.