Russia accuses U.S. of blackmailing Europe over Nord Stream 2Christian Fernsby ▼ | October 2, 2019
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak on Wednesday accused the United States of threatening Europe with a rise in duties on its cars in order to try to sabotage Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project to Germany.
Russia Minister Alexander Novak
Topics: Russia U.S. Nord Stream "It's no secret the Americans are proposing, essentially blackmailing, threatening to introduce ... duties on the supply of European cars," he said at an energy conference in Moscow. ■