Germany Wobbles on Russian Gas Pipeline as Trump Pressure Starts to Bite

Is there anyone who remembers how many times I had said that NS2 won’t happen? I have said it pretty much since NS2 is a project, and I am not even opposed to the project. It just defied common sense to me as with NS1, GazProm still had the cash to build it all alone. Now they need others and that never works as smoothly as when you call all the shots. Lots of money down the drain.

Support in German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition for a major new Russian gas pipeline is slipping as frustration with the Kremlin’s brinkmanship grows and pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump starts to bite.

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