Friday, July 16, 2021

we can’t let Russia reduce Ukraine’s lifeline, Biden tells Merkel

President Biden pressed Angela Merkel for commitments that Germany's new gas pipeline from Russia would now not embolden President Putin as "powerful" talks didn't reach a deal throughout her farewell talk over with to the united states.

Biden got here beneath excessive drive from senior Democrats after he backed faraway from sanctions on businesses concerned in Nord move 2, a €9.5 billion pipeline to pump Russian fuel directly to Germany instead of the route via Ukraine, which relies on the transit expenses for financial survival.

The Democrats worry that Nord stream will make Putin extra prone to shut down gasoline pipes to jap Europe to undermine President Zelensky of Ukraine and put power on different international locations at a time when the us is making an attempt to manage Russian intimidation.


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