Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov commented on the criticism of the American leader Donald trump to the gas pipeline “Nord stream “Is not new in fact the idea, just the statement was made in a more concentrated and nainom style,” — said Peskov, reports Russia Today.
He recalled that the Russian side has repeatedly pointed out that “Nord stream — 2” is a purely commercial project.
“As far as, say, the organization of various attacks on this commercial project, we said earlier that we thought it was a manifestation of unfair competition,” he added.
According to him, it is not that other, as attempt to force Europe to buy more expensive liquefied natural gas, “which of the alternative places to come”
Earlier, trump criticized the implementation of the “Nord stream — 2”. His position was supported by President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite.
In mid-may, the Russian leader Vladimir Putin said the United States position on the pipeline.
Expert Sergey Chizhov, NSN commented on the situation around the pipeline.2″.