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US Looks to Block Nord Stream 2 as Denmark Permits Route for Pipeline

The United States says it is still looking for ways to block a proposed natural gas pipeline connecting Russia and Germany, after the Danish government this week cleared away one of the last legal obstacles to the project, known as Nord Stream 2.”The Department of Energy strongly believes that the Nord Stream 2 threatens the energy security and national security of U.S. allies in Europe [and] strengthens Russia’s control over the region’s energy supply,” said a DOE spokesperson, speaking on background.”The United States will continue to look into all tools at its disposal regarding this project,” said the spokesperson. “All …read more

Source:: Voice of America



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