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Source: Reuters

Merkel defends U.S. Nord Stream 2 deal as Ukraine cries foul


BERLIN/KYIV – German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday defended a deal with the United States that allows the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to proceed as a pragmatic compromise, but Ukraine said it was too weak to ensure Russia …

Source: Fox Business

US, German deal on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline will ‘really undermine’ national security: Pompeo

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Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed the Biden administration on Wednesday for the agreement with Germany, which would allow for the completion of the controversial Russian Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, arguing that it would …

Source: Reuters

Biden, Merkel fail to resolve differences about Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline


WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Angela Merkel failed on Thursday to settle their dispute over Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline but said they agreed that Moscow must not be allowed to use energy as …

Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel walk together during a meeting in Rio de Janeiro in 2014. (Imre Toma,; CC BY 3.0,

Russia’s Proposed New Pipeline Threatens U.S. National Security Interests


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: Todd Carney, a first  year student at Harvard Law School, posted a good article. Worth your time.

Since 2014, Russia and Ukraine have been locked in a conflict in Donbas that has killed thousands. …