The Nord Stream 2 certification process must meet all criteria and regulations in the EU. The Ministry of Economy of the Federal Republic of Germany is waiting for assessments of neighboring countries, after which at the end of next week or at the beginning of the next it will begin to develop its conclusion. This is reported by TASS, referring to the statement of the Minister of Economy and Energy of the Federal Republic of Germany Peter Altmeier.
He stressed that the approval must be issued without any doubts regarding the security of supply.
Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the operation of administrative barriers, due to which the commissioning of Nord Stream 2 is being postponed. Putin noted that the operator of Nord Stream 2 is in discussion with the German authorities.