Germany starts to build Nord Stream 2

Construction on Nord Stream 2 began Thursday on Germany’s Baltic Sea coast in Lubmin, where workers are laying the foundations of for a terminal that will receive 55 bcm of Russian gas if the pipeline goes online, EU Observer reports. Construction is moving...

Victory for Kremlin as Germany approves gas pipeline

One day after Berlin expelled Russian diplomats over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, Germany’s Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency gave approval for Russia’s Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, EU Observer reports. Moscow now has all the permits it needs...