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    Russian Deputy Prime Minister Russian Deputy Prime Minister said that Russia counts on Italy to serve as an energy hub for further exports to Europe and North Africa.

    2016 St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF)
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    ST. PETERSBURG (Sputnik) Russia counts on Italy to serve as an energy hub for further exports to Europe and North Africa, and specific projects on the matter are being discussed, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said Friday.

    "Of course, we count on Italy as an energy hub for supplies to European and North African countries, these projects are under discussion," Dvorkovich said at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

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