Representatives of the U.S. administration are in private contact with the management of European companies involved in the Nord Stream-2 project.
As TASS betrays, referring to the German agency Deutsche Presse-Agentur, in this way Washington increases the pressure on these companies, trying to do without introducing another portion of sanctions.
This follows from the words of an unnamed representative of Washington, who explained that America in this way blackmails the Europeans, threatening them with consequences from future sanctions.
“The USA does not want to have to impose sanctions against European companies. We make these calls to warn them and give them time to leave. This pipeline is not going to happen,” the overseas “partner” said.
However, it is impossible to find out from the material exactly who makes contacts from the side of Washington and with what exactly firms they conduct such “negotiations”.
The most suitable object for such pressure is the operator of the German port Mukran – Faehrhafen Sassnitz GmbH. It is under constant pressure from Washington, DC, to stop using the harbor as a logistics base for the project.
Earlier it was reported that the German economy has high hopes for the victory of Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential election. In this regard, German businessmen called on the leadership of the U.S. Democrats not to harm the “Nord Stream – 2.