USA warned investors of the “Nord stream-2” about the risk of sanctions WASHINGTON, 12 Feb — RIA Novosti. Companies working with the “Northern stream 2” and other Russian export pipelines, are under the threat of sanctions, said the representative of the state Department. “The US opposes the project “North stream 2″. We do not comment on possible future sanctions, but we have made it clear that companies operating in the sector of Russian export pipelines, run a business, which carries a risk of sanctions,” — said in a statement. Washington requires European countries to stop participating in the project “Nord stream 2” and threatens sanctions for those who do not go for it. In return Russian gas, the U.S. promoting its own with the construction of LNG regasification terminals in Europe.
The Russian foreign Ministry called NATO a useless unit The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia chose the next accusations NATO watching match of the world Cup. So diplomats responded to the final Declaration of the NATO summit, adding that the Alliance was “useless unit”. “That is useless in the NATO military bloc accuses us of provocative activities and continues to gnash their teeth in Brussels, we are preparing to watch the 2018 world Cup (between Croatia and England — ed.)”, — stated in the message of the foreign Ministry in Twitter. On 11 July in Brussels launched the summit of the NATO countries. The first day was made a statement in which Russia was accused of “provocative activities” and the deployment of dual-purpose missiles in Kaliningrad. The representative of the French foreign Ministry also said that the Alliance will adhere to the “flexible defensive positions” against Russia, adding that