12 December 2019

Germany does not recognize US sanctions on Nord Stream 2


The German Ministry of Economics and Energy regrets the intention of the US to impose sanctions on the Russian gas pipelines Nord Stream 2 and Turkish Stream, said representative of the department head Peter Altmaier.German position with respect to sanctions with extraterritorial effect is unequivocal: they do not recognize them, DPA reported referring to Altmaier.The US House of Representatives voted to adopt a defense budget that would impose sanctions on the Nord Stream 2 and Turkish Stream [...]