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    State Secretary Pompeo: US will do “everything in its power” to stop Nord Stream 2 pipeline

    United State Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday in a joint press conference with Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz that the US will do everything in its power to stop Russia’s plans to build the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to Europe, France24 reports. Pompeo said that the pipeline from Russia to Germany, on which construction began last year, would “funnel money” to Russia in a way that hurts Europe.   “So while there is certainly a commercial aspect to that kind of transaction, there is an enormous security risk that is attached to it,” Pompeo said. Nord Stream 2 would be 1,200 km long and would double…

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    The US Senate re-introduced Resolution27 “Calling for a prompt multinational freedom of navigation operation in the BlackSea and urging the cancellation of the NordStream2 pipeline!

    Introduced in Senate (01/02/2019) 115th CONGRESS2d Session S. RES. 746 Calling for a prompt multinational freedom of navigation operation in the Black Sea and urging the cancellation of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES January 2, 2019 RESOLUTION Calling for a prompt multinational freedom of navigation operation in the Black Sea and urging the cancellation of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. Resolved, That the Senate— (1) calls upon the President to work with United States allies to promptly lead a robust multinational freedom of navigation operation in the Black Sea to help demonstrate support for internationally recognized borders, bilateral agreements, and safe passage through the…