German officials at various levels are negotiating with the United States concerning the Nord Stream pipeline-2.
This was stated by the official representative of the government of Germany Steffen Seibert, reports “UKRINFORM”.
According to him, the Federal government has long been aware of the critical attitude of the US government to the project “Northern stream-2”.
“As an American aware of our position. This is the topic of many talks on many levels, including the German Chancellor with the American President,” said Seibert.
The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Germany Maria Adebahr, in turn, confirmed that the German foreign Ministry is in close exchange of opinions with colleagues in the administration in Washington, including with respect to the “Nord stream-2”.
“The Ministry took note of the information that the U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell sent to German entrepreneurs of the letters on the “Nord stream-2”, – she noted.
We will remind, the representative of the Cabinet of Germany Ulrike Demmer, said that Germany’s position on the issue of construction of gas pipeline Nord stream – 2 has not changed, but its implementation should clarify the role of Ukraine as a transit country for gas.