The topic of the Russian gas pipeline “Nord Stream-2” is not included in the agenda of the summit with the participation of the leaders of the European Union and the United States, said a senior EU official. The summit will take place in Brussels tomorrow, June 15th.
The EU representative explained that the position of the parties on the construction of the gas pipeline is already known. “Indeed, Nord Stream 2 is not on the summit agenda,” he told reporters (quoted by TASS).
In May, the United States decided not to impose sanctions on the pipeline operator Nord Stream 2 AG and the head of the company, Matthias Warnig. In June, the Bundestag rejected a resolution against Nord Stream 2. The media wrote that German Chancellor Angela Merkel was preparing a visit to Washington to resolve a dispute with the US government over the gas pipeline.
On the progress of the construction of the project – in the material of “Kommersant” “” Gazprom “linked itself with a thread with Europe.”