RSS   Newsletter   Contact   Advertise with us
Post Online Media

Maas: Nord Stream 2 is good, European energy policy must be decided in Europe

Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn
Staff Writer | Friday January 11, 2019 5:30AM ET
Heiko Maas
Europe   Foreign Minister Heiko Maas

Berlin believes that U.S. sanctions against the Nord Stream 2 is the wrong way to solve a dispute over energy supply, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said.

Please disable your ad blocker for POST to be able to enjoy our free content.
"Questions of European energy policy must be decided in Europe, not in the U.S.," the minister stressed.

"To impose unilateral sanctions against Nord Stream 2 is certainly not the way to go," Reuters cited Maas as saying.

U.S. President Donald Trump has accused Germany of being a "captive" of Russia due to its energy reliance and urged it to halt work on the $11 billion, Russian-led gas pipeline that is to be built in the Baltic Sea.


What to read next
POST Online Media Contact

 More inside POST