Nord Stream

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Exit Nord Stream 2, Enter Power of Siberia 2

Coming straight from President Putin, it did sound like a bolt from the sky: “We need long-term legally binding guarantees even if we know they cannot be trusted, as the U.S. frequently withdraws from treaties that become uninteresting to them. But it’s something, not just verbal assurances.”

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How Putin Is Pushing Back Against the West

The various crises now springing up in Eastern Europe are meant as warnings against assumptions that Russia will simply accept whatever state of affairs the Western alliance decrees.

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Russophobia Absurdity… As Russian Gas Rescues Europe’s Energy Crisis

Rather than simply greeting the development as a positive move, there were predictably sinister comments from some quarters. Russia was accused in Western media of “holding Europe hostage” over the continent’s energy crisis and using its vast supply of natural gas as a “geopolitical weapon”.

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Biden Is Correct On The Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

His predecessors fought a pointless battle to no avail, asserting America’s preferences where intervention is unwarranted. By Robert W. Merry viaThank you, President Biden. Thank you for having the sense and sagacity to waive the aggressive sanctions against those involved […]

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Why Everyone’s a Winner in the Nord Stream 2 Deal

The agreement between Germany and the United States, which at first glance appears to be to Russia’s advantage, is in fact beneficial to all parties—even Ukraine. By Alexander Baunov viaThe U.S.-German agreement to allow completion of Russia’s controversial Nord Stream […]

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Washington Pretends it was Always the Manager of Nord Stream II

By Mark Chapman via“Narcissists are very retaliative if they believe another has achieved what they desire, exposed their insecurities, or refused to be under their control.”-Lorraine NilonWell, it’s official: Washington has ‘decided’ to stop opposing the Nord Stream II pipeline […]

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Russia completes Nord Stream 2 route in face of western opposition

Laying of controversial $11bn gas pipeline to Europe is finished two weeks before Putin meets Biden in GenevaHenry Foy in St Petersburg viaRussia has completed the laying of a controversial gas pipeline to Europe in defiance of western sanctions, president […]

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Want a Green Future? Let Nord Stream Go.

Sanctions would undermine climate diplomacy. By Stephen G. Gross via In March, the Biden administration announced it was considering sanctions on companies involved in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline—even mulling a special diplomatic envoy to navigate the […]

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Nord Stream 2: Germany and US may go into tariff war

The United States continues to threaten Germany with sanctions if the European country proceeds with the Nord Stream 2 project – a strategic partnership with Russia to build a large gas pipeline that would facilitate the energy flow between Russia […]