Finally, EU started to act like it should have from very beginning!
"After the Russian attack on Navalny we also have to talk about the energy issue," EPP parliamentary group leader Manfred Weber told SPIEGEL. “This is the most powerful instrument we have. And the Nord Stream 2 project is therefore one of the ways to generate further pressure, «said the CSU politician. "Mere appeals to Russia are not enough."
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In addition to the construction freeze on Nord Stream 2, MPs are also calling for sanctions against "natural and legal persons who were involved in the decision on the arrest and imprisonment of Alexej Navalny". Those responsible for attacks on members of the opposition, "Russian oligarchs", "members of President Putin's inner circle" and "media propagandists" should also be sanctioned."
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