the Threat of sanctions “Nord stream — 2” — discrimination of Europe, and commissioning of the pipeline in time just in the interests of European consumers. So the project partners responded to the promise of the U.S. to impose new restrictions.
that the Congress is ready to approve new restrictions, said the Ambassador of the States in Germany, who is leaving his post. The last months of Richard Grenell was also the acting Director of the N. I. United States.
exactly How the new sanctions are implemented in practice, not yet reported. In Germany, also stressed that Washington’s actions are contrary to international law, and especially disgusting that this is happening during a pandemic, the TV channel “Russia 24”.
the Project “Northern stream — 2” involves the construction of two pipelines from the coast of Russia through the Baltic sea to Germany. In December 2019 due to U.S. sanctions, the Swiss company stopped work on the construction of the pipeline (now completed 93%).
In early may the ship-laying vessel “Akademik Chersky”, which was called a possible destroyicon gas pipeline arrived in the port of Mukran in the North of Germany, which holds the pipe to the “Nord stream — 2”.