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Ukraine's Ukrtransnafta extends deal with Russia's Transneft by 10 years

KIEV, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Ukrainian pipeline operator Ukrtransnafta said on Tuesday it had extended an agreement for oil transit with Russia's Transneft by 10 years.

A contract for transit from January 1 2020 until January 1 2030 was signed in Zagreb on Tuesday by Ukrtransnafta CEO Mykola Gavrilenko and Transneft Vice-President Sergey Andronov. (Reporting by Natalia Zinets; writing by Alexander Marrow; editing by Louise Heavens)