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The US wants to impose 2 more sanctions because of the controversial German-Russian natural gas pipeline Nord Stream.

Ein rot-weißes Absperrband hängt vor der sogenannten «Molchstation» in der Gasanlandestation von Nord Stream 2. © Jens Büttner / DPA Central Image / DPA A red-white barrier strip depends on the so-called "pig station" in the gas domestic station of Nord Stream 2.

affected by the pipeline and associated with Russia companies Transadria and its ship "Merlin," the Foreign Ministry announced on Monday in Washington. Thus, eight people or facilities and 17 ships are now occupied by sanctions. Russia criticized the sanctions on Tuesday as a violation of international law.

Foreign Minister Antony Blinking emphasized, the new penalties in line with the resistance of the US government against the pipeline, which is to bring gas to Germany under the circumvention of Ukraine from Russia. At the same time, they will continue cooperation with Germany and other allies to reduce the risk of pipeline for Ukraine and eastern NATO states. Critics see in North Stream 2 above all a geopolitical project of Russia.

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The United States continued to try to make Russian-European Energy Cooperation to make action against the finished pipeline criticized the Russian Ambassador Anatoli Antonov in Washington. "We consider the whole pressure against the Russian energy export to Europe as unfair competition, which violates the principles of the free market economy."

certification procedures exposed to

in the years of dispute over the project, the Federal Government and the government of US President Joe Biden announced a breakthrough in July. They published a joint statement in which Ukraine was promised support. The US government also acknowledged that they can no longer prevent the pipeline and therefore saw from more drastic sanctions - for example against the operator company registered in Switzerland.

The announcement of recent sanctions was part of a report on the US Congress to which the government is legally obliged. Every three months, it must submit a progress report to Parliament for their efforts in Nord Stream 2 efforts.

by the finished 1230 kilometer long triple of Russia by the Baltic Sea to Germany so far does not flow any natural gas. Last week, the Federal Network Agency issued a necessary certification procedure for the time being. The operator North Stream 2 AG is a subsidiary of the Russian gas company Gazprom.

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