Germany refused to halt the completion of Nord Stream 2 after new US sanctions


The official representative of the German government, Martina Fitz, announced that the position of the Cabinet of Ministers of Germany did not change after the Americans introduced new sanctions restrictions on the construction of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline.


We took note of the latest events, our principled position on extraterritorial sanctions has not changed ... This is a commercial project

- said Martina Fitz, stressing that Berlin's position on the construction of Nord Stream 2 remains the same, and Germany will not stop completing the 94 percent finished pipeline.

Washington on Tuesday January 19 imposed new sanctions against the pipe-laying barge Fortuna, which is currently in the port of the German city of Rostock. The sanctions also affect the owner of Fortuna - the company KBT-Rus. The United States is imposing these restrictions as part of the CAATSA Act passed by Congress to counter the adversaries of the United States by imposing sanctions.

The representative of the German Foreign Ministry, Andrea Sasse, at the department's briefing, noted that the American side had informed the German Foreign Ministry about the inclusion in the sanctions list of German firms and ships participating in the SP-2.
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  1. 123 Online 123
    123 (123) 20 January 2021 18: 01
    +7
    Horrible belay Is it really possible to poison the "respected" people like that? Here, under the next article, the Sabbath, the liberd is tearing accordions, Gazprom is burying them. And you ... like that. It is inhuman and not humane lol
    1. Restless Sagittarius (Vladimir) 20 January 2021 18: 19
      +6
      Liberals in the Russian Federation, this is the Liberal Democratic Party, and Echo of Matzah, these are Bandera, Zionists, enemies of the Russian Federation and its people
  2. Vladest Offline Vladest
    Vladest (Vladimir) 20 January 2021 19: 11
    -9
    They say one thing, but the German sea is not visible. Like we are for! But let the Russians themselves finish building. The Germans are cunning.
    1. No, well, we must complete the construction without a bazaar, as the contract says, and the Germans respect contracts!
  3. boriz Offline boriz
    boriz (boriz) 20 January 2021 20: 01
    +2
    The Germans sent the occupier on a foot trip with an erotic bias.
    The situation is changing before our eyes.
    What about the Chancellor Pact? Apparently, they proceed from the fact that the new administration of the occupier is not legitimate.
  4. The Germans thought it over in the cold, they got tired of clanging their teeth!
  5. Japan Offline Japan
    Japan 21 January 2021 17: 44
    -3
    Completed - not completed, what's the difference? All the same, the standard of living will not rise! Therefore, the common people - just - do not care!
  6. AICO Offline AICO
    AICO (Vyacheslav) 22 January 2021 00: 38
    0
    This is for an adult, otherwise everything is musi-pusi! If words and deeds were not at variance, it would be great!