Feedback

Blinken: U.S. not to allow Russia to use Nord Stream 2 as weapon against Ukraine

Source : 112 Ukraine

Secretary of the State stated that the Nord Stream 2 is the geopolitical project of Moscow, threatening the energy security of Europe
19:31, 23 June 2021

Open source

U.S. State Secretary Antony Blinken stated that America would not allow the Russian Federation to use the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline as a tool for putting pressure on Ukraine and Europe as Reuters reported.

"Our goal remains to ensure that Russia cannot use energy as a coercive tool as a weapon against Ukraine, or anyone else in Europe," Blinken stated.

Related: Ukraine's gas transport system to have hard time due to Nord Stream 2 launch, - minister

He also reminded Washington's stance that the Nord Stream 2 is the geopolitical project of Moscow, threatening the energy security of Europe and disrupting the security of Ukraine and other countries of the regions.

On June 4, President of Russia Vladimir Putin stated that the laying of the first line of the Nord Stream 2 was finished.

Related: Zelensky: Nord Stream 2 - weapon against Ukraine

Meanwhile, German government spokesman Steffen Seibert stated that it is extremely important for Berlin to maintain Ukraine's status as a gas transit country even after Nord Stream 2 is put into operation.

 

Topics:
Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

Comments
see more