The Committee of the Bundestag on energy has urged the Federal government to prepare proposals by Germany and the EU in response to US sanctions against "Nord stream — 2," said in a statement issued following the meeting of the Committee.

"At its 78th meeting today, the Committee on economy and energy under the chairmanship of Klaus Ernst (left) discussed the issue of the threat of extraterritorial sanctions by the United States in relation to the pipeline project "Nord stream — 2". For all-fractional level, it expressed the unanimous opinion that such extraterritorial sanctions are not compatible with international law and cannot be taken", – said in a statement.

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"the Federal government asked to prepare and submit proposals for appropriate clear answer from Germany and the European Union", – said in a statement.