Russia’s Lavrov says Nord Stream 2 will be launched despite sanctions

Russia Breaking News Business News
Sergei Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday that the Nord Stream 2 and Turk Stream gas pipeline projects would be launched despite U.S. sanctions, adding that Russia planned to respond to the new measures, the Interfax news agency reported.

U.S. President Donald Trump signed a bill on Friday that included legislation imposing sanctions on firms laying pipe for Nord Stream 2, which seeks to double gas capacity along the northern Nord Stream pipeline route to Germany.

Related posts

Qantas completes test of longest non-stop passenger flight

CypriumNews Reporting

First Russian S-400 system en route to Turkey

CypriumNews Reporting

U.N. refugee chief says Greece is feeling strain, urges Europe to act on migrants

CypriumNews Reporting

Leave a review

CypriumNews
News from Cyprus and around the World