© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy in Photobacterium of Poland Andrzej Duda. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy the image Bank
The President of Poland Andrzej Duda in the air of Polish radio said that «Nord stream — 2» dangerous for Ukraine and Slovakia.
According to him, the gas pipeline would also be energy threat to Poland, if not for the «preventive actions Warsaw».
In addition, Duda noted that the position of the three countries on this issue is unambiguous, the presidents time and again it sounded, and in that context nothing has changed.
The construction of the pipeline
The project «Northern stream — 2» involves the laying of two pipelines with a capacity of 55 billion cubic meters of gas a year via the Baltic sea.
The new pipeline plan to build next to the «Nord stream». It will pass through the territorial sea or the exclusive economic zone of the countries located along the shores of the Baltic sea — Russia, Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Germany. The construction permit remained only to obtain from Copenhagen.
© RIA illustration of Novosiolovca bark, the caravan moves on. Heated debates about the «Nord stream — 2″Against the construction of the pipeline act, several States, particularly Ukraine. In Kiev are afraid to lose profit from the transit of Russian gas to Europe. The US is also against his erection, because hatching plans to export to the EU of its LNG. In addition, the leaders of Latvia, Lithuania and Poland believe the project is politically motivated.
The Russian authorities, in turn, have repeatedly stated that «Nord stream — 2» exclusively economic project. Vladimir Putin noted that the future transit of gas through Ukrainian territory — when it is saved — must meet economic requirements.
«Nord stream – 2»