Lavrov: Russian gas is authoritarian, American is democratic?!Staff Writer |
Trade war Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov
Washington's threats to impose sanctions on companies participating in the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project had no economic basis, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
Earlier on July 11, the U.S. president Donald Trump harshly criticized Germany during his breakfast with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the US Embassy in Brussels, claiming it's inappropriate that Germany was "making massive oil and gas deals with Russia," adding that "Germany is totally controlled" by Moscow.7 ■
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