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the Norwegian ship Stril Explorer passed along the pipeline “Nord stream – 2”, RIA Novosti Reported.
it is Reported that the ship rented by the Swedish company MMT Sweden, presumably, engaged in inspection of offshore pipelines.
the Ship was spotted in the territorial waters of Denmark, in the vicinity of the unfinished part of the pipeline.
Recall that a large-scale project “Northern stream – 2” involves the laying of two pipelines from the Russian coast via the Baltic sea to Germany. The total capacity of the pipeline will be 55 billion cubic meters of gas per year.
After the introduction of the President of the United States Donald trump sanctions against the gas pipeline “Nord stream – 2” and “Turkish stream”, the question arose about the possibility of continuing their construction. In the United States said it was ready to lift sanctions only those contractors who will stop their work. The company Allseas has suspended the construction of a gas pipeline.
However, the head of “Gazprom” Alexei Miller said that the company is ready to complete the project.
Putin and Erdogan launched a “Turkish stream”