The Commissioner of the foreign Department of the Bundestag, the people's Deputy of the CDU, Norbert R?ttgen said that the Nord Stream pipeline Project 2 ( "Nord stream – 2" ) must be stopped.
"The Federal government is obliged to abandon his position, according to which Nord Stream 2 – this is purely economic and not a political Project ", Greg said R?ttgen in the conversation the Central editorial office of the media group RND, RIA " Novosti ".
According to policy, " Poland, the Baltic States and Ukrainians believe that the Project poses a risk to their safety."" The Federal government should recognize this concern, " – He said. For reviews of MP, Germany in this project should not act As a party and As a mediator, which should reach a compromise at the European level." The project energetically and from the standpoint of foreign policy is wrong. It goes against everything what the EU agreed in the sphere of foreign policy and energy", Greg said R?ttgen. October 4, Gazprom at the meeting in St. Petersburg with members of the "Nord stream – 2" has said that European partners of the Russian gas concern on the draft – Engie, OMV, Shell and Wintershall Uniper – reiterated their position to help implement it. As said the head of the Austrian OMV oil and gas organizations Rainer Seele, the project "Northern stream-2 "Russia" holds the hand of Europeans, Europe that hand need to grasp ". The project "Northern stream – 2" involves the construction of 2 pipelines with a total capacity of 55 billion cubic meters of gas per year from the coast of Russia through the Baltic sea to Germany. The participants agreed on the following distribution of shares in the project: 50% from Gazprom and 10% from European institutions, OMV, BASF (Wintershall), Engie, Shell, Uniper (isolated from E. On). The new pipeline is expected to build very close to the " Nord stream ". On 5 October it was announced that former German Chancellor Gerhard schr?der headed the Council of the organization of Nord Stream 2 – operator of the gas pipeline " Nord stream-2 ".