Onion The Russian Foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov reported that the profile service of the European Commission has conducted a survey of demand on the legal status of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline.
This was announced by the RBC TV channel.
According to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, on this basis, sanctions due to violation of the EU gas directive cannot be imposed.
Sergey Lavrov stressed that, according to the conclusion of the service, Nord Stream-2 is portraying an investment project, the implementation of which had started long before the amendments to the directive were introduced, in the third energy package.
“Everything, the issue is closed irrevocably. For any person who obeys the law, ”Lavrov said.
The minister also reported that Russia is fully implementing its obligations on the gas project.