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EU must cut gas use by 15% this winter over Russian disruption fears, Commission says

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The aim, the Commission said, is to safeguard supply to households and essential users like hospitals and key industries.

Added on the 20/07/2022 12:19:49 - Copyright : Euronews EN

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