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Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Pipeline; Fuelling European Flames



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Russia is building a controversial new natural gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea. This pipeline is designed to cut Ukraine out of the shipment of Russian fuel to Europe. This episode goes over the concerns and context of this pipeline.

Sources:
Bloomberg:
Putin’s Grand Gas Project Makes Sense Now
https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2019-12-26/putin-s-grand-gas-project-makes-sense-now

Russia Halts Natural Gas Supplies to Ukraine as Payments End
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-11-25/russia-halts-natural-gas-supplies-to-ukraine-as-prepayments-end

Russia Halts Natural Gas Supplies to Ukraine as Payments End
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-11-25/russia-halts-natural-gas-supplies-to-ukraine-as-prepayments-end

Reuters:
U.S. sanctions block hurry-up work on Russian gas pipeline: officials
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-russia-nord-stream/u-s-sanctions-block-hurry-up-work-on-russian-gas-pipeline-officials-idUSKBN1YY0SS

All aboard! Treasure on the high seas for gas dealers
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-lng-shipping-analysis/all-aboard-treasure-on-the-high-seas-for-gas-dealers-idUSKCN1RR0GB

Forbes:
U.S. Sanctions On Russia’s Nord Stream 2 May Be Half-Hearted
https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2019/12/28/us-sanctions-on-russias-nord-stream-2-may-be-half-hearted/#7ce24a3d7d94

LNG Is The American Aid Ukraine Really Needs
https://www.forbes.com/sites/arielcohen/2019/09/30/lng-is-the-american-aid-ukraine-really-needs/#548d9090463c

Congressional Research Service:
Nord Stream 2: A Fait Accompli?https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/IF/IF11138

Ukraine: Background, Conflict with Russia, and U.S. Policy
https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R45008

The Independent:
Oil and gas could explain Putin’s costly attempt to control the Crimea
https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/oil-and-gas-could-explain-putins-costly-attempt-to-control-the-crimea-9193464.html

AP:
Russia, Ukraine finalize deals for gas transit to Europe
https://apnews.com/4615057928c343afb421a24cdd0bedf1

Nord Stream 2:
Nord Stream 2 Granted a Construction Permit by Denmark
https://www.nord-stream2.com/media-info/news-events/nord-stream-2-granted-a-construction-permit-by-denmark-139/

The Observation of Economic Complexity:
Russia Export Analysis:
https://oec.world/en/profile/country/rus/