The U.S. firm position is the only thing that can stop the construction of Nord Stream 2, as Andriy Parubiy, the Spokesperson of Ukraine’s Parliament, said in Washington at the conference dedicated to the discussion of the current issues of the international security connected with Russia’s aggression, the press office of the Parliament reports.
Apart from Ukraine, Adam Belan, the Deputy Spokesperson of Polish Senate, Andrian Candu, the Spokesperson of Moldova’s Parliament, Viktoras Pranckietis, the Spokesperson of Lithuania Seimas, and Irakli Kobakhidze, the Spokesperson of Georgia’s Parliament, participated in the event.
Andriy Parubiy noted that the Spokespeople of the Parliament of seven countries sent an appeal to the U.S. Congress, the EU member states parliaments calling to stop Nord Stream 2 project.
“The support of Denmark, which has not given its permission on the construction, is significant for us,” Parubiy stated and noted that “gas money, Putin’s extra gas profits, is money invested into the struggle against the independence of the free world countries”.
He added that the countries should impose sanctions against the companies which are involved in the construction of the gas pipeline.