German political scientist Alexander Rahr, in an interview with journalists, expressed further possible steps by the German authorities that could prevent the launch of the Russian Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.
In his view, since the construction of the pipeline has already been completed, . This is the strategy that the Green Party intends to use. in the event of an election victory.
“In this case, our country will have to sue, pay large compensation to Russia and the companies that laid the pipeline. Such a crazy step will first and foremost damage Germany itself … After all, cooperation with Russia in the gas industry is beneficial for Berlin. I am sure sensible people will quickly explain this to any green minister who is preparing plans for a gas war with Russia, & # 39; & # 39; said Rahr.