Photo: TASS/Nord Stream/Thomas Eugster

Russia will be able to complete the construction of the pipeline “Nord stream – 2”, reports RT. This statement was made by Ryan green, the head of the Austrian oil company OMV, which funds the project.

“As I understand it, they are looking for the ship, and I bet they’ll find him” he said to Bloomberg. While Seele noted that for laying pipes at shallow depth “does not require super technologies”.

At the end of December came into force the us sanctions against the gas pipeline “Nord stream – 2” and “Turkish stream”. Because of this, the Swiss company Allseas has stopped the laying of pipes along the Baltic sea.

Russia has said that such measures on the part of Washington have features of unfair competition. In addition, sanctions from the US are a problem for the whole world, are confident in Russia.

Later it became known that the United States may extend sanctions against the “Nord stream – 2”. New restrictions planned to introduce in the case of installation of the remaining kilometers of the pipeline.

According to the presentation prepared for investors, Gazprom expects to launch the gas pipeline “Nord stream – 2” in the end of 2020.

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