Denmark Snubs Trump With Approval of Russian Gas Pipe to Europe

(Bloomberg) — In a major boost for Russia’s effort to tighten its grip over natural gas supplies to western Europe, Denmark said it will allow the controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline to pass through its territory.The decision removes a major hurdle for the $11 billion project slated for commissioning by the end of this year to bring even more gas from Siberia into Germany. The link has drawn sanctions threats from U.S. President, who wants Europe to buy his country’s liquefied natural gas and risks reigniting the summer feud between Trump and Danish lawmakers.The green light gives Gazprom PJSC, Russia’s …read more

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