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Russia is ready to go to the end of the project “Northern stream-2”. This was stated by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, RIA Novosti reported. He noted that the construction of the gas pipeline meets the interests of the whole of Europe, and expressed hope for the project.
The President also noted that attempts by the US to stop the project is a manifestation of unfair competition. “Nothing more behind it”, — he said.
“Nord stream-2” gas pipeline from Russia to Germany under the Baltic sea. Its launch is scheduled for the end of 2019, however, the Russian side made a postponement because of the position of Denmark. Kingdom is the last country that has not issued a permit for the construction of the pipeline. In Copenhagen believe that the pipeline on the one hand threatens the state of the Kingdom, and with another — increases Europe’s dependence on Russian gas.
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