Commissioner Oettinger: Trump’s threats can't stop Nord Stream 2Staff Writer | December 29, 2018
European Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said that no US threats can stop the construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline.
Europe European Commissioner Guenther Oettinger
"Trump’s threats are no reason for that," Oettinger told Der Spiegel magazine.
U.S. President Donald Trump said earlier it was not right that Germany would be paying billions of dollars to Russia. Instead, he has been trying to force Europe to buy more U.S. liquefied natural gas, saying this would diversify EU’s energy supply. ■