Chairman Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy in late June, will visit Washington, where, together with representatives of several other countries will discuss the prevent the construction of the pipeline “Nord stream-2”. He stated this on Saturday, June 9, reports “Interfax”.
“June 27, ( … ) we will be meeting with the speaker [of the house of representatives U.S. Congress Floor] Ryan, with speakers from Georgia, Moldova, Lithuania, hope, Poland. One of the topics of our discussion will be the issue of non-implementation of the project “Northern stream-2″,” — said Parubiy.
In his opinion, the pipeline is “one of the methods of aggression”. “[It’s] one of the methods of political blackmail against the entire civilized world”, — quotes Parubiy UNN.
the Speaker regretted that “not all European politicians understand the threat from this Russian project.” “But all of our States at one time or another experienced the energy blackmail of Russia, we clearly know and understand that it is a question not economic, it’s only aggressive political project of Russia,” he said.
on 8 June the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that of the pipeline “Nord stream-2” will not. “I am confident that together we will be able to stop him, because it is completely politicized project, which is directed against Ukraine, has no economic component, which is trying to take Ukraine for almost three billion dollars”, — said the Ukrainian leader.