Germany can initiate the lifting of sanctions against the “Nord stream-2” at EU level – European analyst

Германия может инициировать отмену санкций против «Северного потока-2» на уровне ЕС – европейский аналитик

Soon the official Berlin maybe on the level of economic structures of the United Europe to initiate the complete abolition of international sanctions against Russian gas pipeline “Nord stream-2”.

Comments about this correspondent of ГолосUA said European expert on international law Alexander Mitts.

“At the moment in the flow of energy from Russia is very interested in those States that constitute the “basis of Union”, or rather Germany, Austria, France and Italy – said, in particular, he. – Any obstacle to the construction of such highways, these countries will be regarded as a threat to their economic interests. It is obvious that in the foreseeable future, they will demand from Brussels the right to decide issues of renewal of contracts with “Gazprom”.

As stressed by A. Mitts, all the preconditions for this in European law is.

“As part of its energy policy, individual member state reserves the right to suspend the actions of the Federal decision”, – stated the expert.

We will remind, on the eve of the United States of America, interested in export to Europe of its own liquefied natural gas, has threatened to impose sanctions against each of the EU countries cooperating with Russia in the framework of the SP-2. The EU Commissioner for budget issues, Gunther Oettinger has officially stated about the impossibility of suspending the construction of the “Nord stream-2”. Recently, Moscow has said that the pipeline built under the Baltic sea bypassing Ukraine, will be able to begin its work on 1 January 2020. According to the published data, as a result, our country will annually lose about $3 billion, which is currently “Gazprom” Kiev is paying for the transit of Russian gas through Ukrainian territory.