Maas, Blinken May Have In-Person Talks On Nord Stream 2 Next Week - Reports
Sumaira FH 24 days ago Sat 20th March 2021 | 02:00 AM
BERLIN (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 20th March, 2021) German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken may discuss the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project next week during an in-person meeting, the Handelsblatt newspaper reported on Friday.
The officials are set to take part in the NATO ministerial in Brussels from March 23-24. According to the German newspaper, Blinken expects to use this opportunity to meet personally with Maas and discuss the project.
Earlier this week, Blinken warned that companies involved in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline were at risk of facing sanctions and should abandon their work on the pipeline immediately.