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Ukraine rues deal that never was

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Red faces all round in the Ukrainian government with the news the contract signed on Monday with Spain’s Gas Natural Fenosa to build a huge LNG plant on the Black Sea is worthless.

Now it seems the man who signed the over 800 million euro deal with Ukraine’s prime minister and energy ministers smiling alongside was an imposter.

Gas Natural, which operates in 25 countries but not in Ukraine, has denied the man, named as Jordi Sarda Bonvehi, works for them.