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German business plans to retaliate against US sanctions on Nord Stream 2

Monitoring Desk

MOSCOW: The German Eastern Business Association intends to take countermeasures against Washington’s plan to introduce additional restrictions against the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, CEO of the organization Michael Harms said in an interview.

“Until now, we have always warned against harsh countermeasures against the US, because we do not want to get into a sanctions spiral. Now we see it differently,” Harms told Funke media group, noting that response measures might “range from clear political statements, compensation to local companies, to defensive counter-sanctions.”

Harms warned that the US authorities may block the accounts of companies participating in the project and …read more

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