UPDATE 1-Russia not ready to compromise on Ukraine debt

October 9, 2015 4:52 PM

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LIMA Oct 9 (Reuters) - Moscow is not ready to compromise on Ukraine's debt, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Friday before a meeting with Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko.

Siluanov has previously said Russia will demand full repayment in December of a $3 billion Eurobond from Ukraine that Kiev sold in late 2013 when former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych was still in power.

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