News Digest Item
24 Oct 2018

Polish President Andrzej Duda calls for stop to Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline during Germany visit

Deutsche Welle

On a visit to Germany, Polish President Andrzej Duda said the planned Russian-German gas pipeline Nord Stream 2 “should not be realised”, reports Deutsche Welle. At a joint press conference with German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin, Duda said the pipeline would upset the “energy balance” and that he expected more solidarity and support for the Polish position from the European Commission, writes Deutsche Welle.

Read the article in English here.

For background, read the CLEW factsheet Gas pipeline Nord Stream 2 links Germany to Russia, but splits Europe.

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