Moscow. June 3. INTERFAX.RU Republican Senator Ted Cruz, author of the American sanctions against the “Nord stream 2”, which led to the rejection of the European contractors to build highway, is preparing new sanctions against companies insuring pipe-laying ships. this is the Agency Bloomberg.

In the draft bill Cruz, which read the Agency notes that all previously entered USA of sanctions concerning the “Nord stream-2”, will be distributed as work on the laying of the pipeline and insuring pipe-laying ships.

Cruz Also proposes to extend sanctions on companies that provide “services or facilities” for the works on modernization of the vessels engaged in the construction of the pipeline. Examples include my work on the retrofit of the courts, installation of welding equipment, equipment for diving operations.

Cruz, in a statement explained that the purpose of his bill is to introduce a “devastating and immediate American sanctions” against anyone who some way involved in the gas pipeline project.

construction of the pipeline “Nord stream 2” by European contractors was stopped due US sanctions. As stated in “Gazprom”, “project “Nord stream 2″, which is built almost 94%, to be completed by the Russian side”.