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What the lifting of US sanctions means for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Sophie Marineau, Université catholique de Louvain (UCL) On 19 May 2021, Secretary of State Anthony Blinken announced that the United States was waiving sanctions on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project. The first Nord Stream pipeline, completed in 2011, links Vyborg in Russia and Greifswald in Germany via the Baltic Sea. Nord Stream 2 will link Ust-Luga in Russia to Greifswald …

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