Kiev: The filling of the first string of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline has begun. This is stated in the message of the project company.
"The filling of the first of the two strands of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline’s offshore section with natural gas has begun. This is the final stage of testing before putting the pipeline into operation", - the statement said.
It is noted that filling the gas pipeline system with gas is a significant step towards the start of actual gas supplies to Turkey and South-Eastern Europe through the new system of offshore gas pipelines.