Insiders announced an increase in funding for the Ukrainian energy sector.
The media, citing their sources, claim that the United States and Germany have been successful in resolving the disputes that have arisen over the Nord Stream 2 project.
So, according to Reuters, over Last week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke with Joe Biden, discussing & # 8220; Nord Stream 2 & # 8221; and the impact of the launch of the project on Russian-Ukrainian relations.
According to Merkel, the positions of the two countries on this issue were different. For example, Germany believes that the transit of Russian gas through the territory of Ukraine will not stop, and the SP-2 will not replace the transit of Kiev.
According to sources, “everything is fine”, the negotiations will soon end.
A second insider clarified that the US and Germany are close to a deal that blocks the possibility of further US sanctions on the project, which could be directed at the operator of the Nord Stream project. 2 AG and its director Matthias Warnig.
The two countries also intend to better finance the Ukrainian energy sector and monitor the country's energy security.
The way in which the intentions will be realized is still unknown. Both government funding and the use of private sources are possible.
As Topnews wrote, & # 8220; & # 8221; SP-2 & # 8221; & # 8211; These are two pipeline lines for 55 billion cubic meters of gas per year, which are laid from the Russian coast through the Baltic Sea to Germany.
The project has repeatedly become the subject of conflicts between Russian Federation and Western countries, which is why the construction of the gas pipeline has stopped over Once.