“Nord stream – 2” will be completed even in the event of problems with Denmark, and the theme of the “Nord stream-2” will continue to be used actively in the new political season.
Comments about this Voice UA said the expert on international Affairs Andrew Buzarov.
“The successful completion of the project “Northern Stream-2” interested many state actors in the international arena, key among which are Russia and Germany. The interest of Russia is clear – the increase in gas exports. Germany, in turn, sees in the “Nord stream-2″ the opportunity for its economy in the form of education in the country a new gas hub that will generate billions of dollars in profit. It is therefore not necessary to hope that for some reason this project will be frozen,” said Andrew Buzarov.
According to the expert, even if Denmark does not give approval for the construction of the pipeline is likely to be found an alternative.
“Almost all countries have given their permission for the construction of a pipeline through their territory is Germany, Russia, Finland and Sweden. Now a word for the last, Denmark. If Denmark will give failure, it is unlikely that Nord Stream 2 will be to actively seek alternative routes,” – said the expert.
The analyst also added that the theme “Northern stream-2” will remain one of the key themes in the new political season.
“In Ukraine, the theme of the “Nord stream-2” will continue to be used actively in the new political season. Especially ahead of the elections. Almost all key political parties have an official position on this issue, which is regularly voiced. So BPP “Solidarity” will continue to put pressure on Western partners to block the project, calling it a completely political, which is directed against Ukraine and has no economic component. Co-chair of the Opposition bloc Yuriy Boyko takes the position that to save our CTA needs to negotiate with Russia under the auspices of the European Commission – in order to guarantee a certain amount in case of triggering of the bypass pipeline. The Chairman of the faction “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko, in turn, urged the Verkhovna Rada to appeal to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the President of Ukraine with a request to conduct with the European Union consultations regarding the implementation of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU on the issue of the inadmissibility of the construction of the gas pipeline “Nord stream-2″. Anatoly Gritsenko, for example, do not believe that Ukraine will lose a lot from the construction of the pipeline, arguing that Ukraine’s economy was losing a lot of money on stolen gas from the GTS and it is a much bigger problem than the construction of bypass gas pipeline”.
Recall that the Nord Stream 2 can nichtstaatliche of the pipeline “Nord stream — 2” this summer, if they receive the appropriate permissions from Denmark.