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“Torpedoing the energy policy of Germany”: in the Bundestag they pointed to the unacceptable position of Kiev in the “Nord Stream - 2”

“Torpedoing the energy policy of Germany”: in the Bundestag they pointed to the unacceptable position of Kiev in the “Nord Stream - 2”

The position of Ukraine, receiving financial support from the European Union, but supporting the possible introduction by the United States of sanctions against European companies participating in Nord Stream 2, is unacceptable. This was stated by the chairman of the Bundestag Committee on Economics and Energy Klaus Ernst. Read more about “Torpedoing the energy policy of Germany”: in the Bundestag they pointed to the unacceptable position of Kiev in the “Nord Stream - 2”

VIDEO: Stanislav Byshok on new anti-Russia sanctions by U.S. (RT Arabic)

Russia seems to have gotten used to the neverending story of US sanctions, yet Moscow hasn't become tolerant to them. The new restrictions will likely impede the Nord Stream 2 project and the overall Moscow-Berlin cooperation in the energy sector. Read more about VIDEO: Stanislav Byshok on new anti-Russia sanctions by U.S. (RT Arabic)

Why is Ukraine Offering Alternative to Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline Project?

For the United States which is willing to increase its own liquefied gas exports under President Trump, Russia remains a competitor on the European gas market. And if the Americans press more on their European partners, Russian projects will be stalled. Read more about Why is Ukraine Offering Alternative to Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline Project?

CIS-EMO: Kiev sees any action by Russia as plot against Ukraine

From an ideological standpoint, post-Maidan Ukraine is very Russophobic and no matter what Russia does is interpreted there as anti-Ukrainian. As for Nord Stream 2 or other energy projects being implemented by Russia, they are aimed at diversifying relations with our Western European partners. Read more about CIS-EMO: Kiev sees any action by Russia as plot against Ukraine