Merkel decided to shift decision on Nord Stream 2 to Brussels

By | September 8, 2020
Merkel decided to shift decision on Nord Stream 2 to Brussels

The decision on the fate of Nord Stream 2 must be made at the European level. This was stated by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, DPA reports.

Agency sources said that the chancellor held a closed meeting of the faction of the ruling CDU / CSU party. At it, Angela Merkel announced that the fate of Nord Stream 2 has not yet been decided and a pan-European reaction is needed since Navalny’s poisoning is not an attack on Germany. Therefore, according to the Chancellor, the country should act as an EU member state.

Recall that the German government announced that a military nerve agent from the NovichokThe decision on the fate of Nord Stream 2 must be made at the European level. This was stated by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, DPA reports. group was found in the blood of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, and political debates began in Germany about stopping Nord Stream 2. Yesterday, Donald Trump supported the possible refusal of Berlin from Nord Stream 2. The German authorities themselves have not commented in recent days on their position on the Baltic gas pipeline, although the day before, Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the pipeline should be completed and the implementation of the project should not be linked to the Navalny case.