Russia and the European Union (EU) have agreed to hold the next EU-Russia-Ukraine trilateral gas talks this month, Maros Sefcovic, the European Commission Vice President in charge of the Energy Union, said on Friday. “The precise date to be announced soon, after consulting the Ukrainian side,” Sefcovic said in a tweet today. Ukraine is ready to take part in the trilateral gas talks in September, its energy ministry said earlier this week. The current ten-year gas transit agreement between Russia and Ukraine expires at the…