GERMANY PULLS PLUG ON NORD STREAM 2 PIPELINE

On 22 February, Politico reported that the undersea pipeline, meant to ferry natural gas directly from Russia to northern Germany, is owned by a subsidiary of Gazprom.  The Chancellor said that no certification of the pipeline can now take place and without this certification, Nord Stream 2 cannot go into operation.

https://www.politico.eu/article/germany-to-stop-nord-stream-2

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/ukraine-crisis-live-germany-shelves-russian-gas-pipeline-after-putin-orders-troops-over-border

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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