Tag: sanctions

US sanctions target second line of TurkStream gas pipeline – Region, 16 July 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that the State Department is taking steps which could open to US sanctions under a 2017 law investors in two pipeline projects that will carry natural gas from Russia to Turkey and Europe. State Secretary Pompeo said the Department is updating public gu Full article available for subscribers of Energy […]

Energy imports increased by 6 % in January – Turkey, 28 February 2020

According to the data from the Turkish Statistical Institute (Turkstat), the country’s energy imports in January 2020 increased by 6.1 % compared to the same month last year and amounted to 4.1 billion dollars. In comparison, energy imports in January 2019 stood around 3.85 billion dollars. The c Full article available for subscribers of Energy […]

US sanctions against Nord Stream 2 criticized by Russia and the EU – Region, 21 December 2019

The European Union and Russia voiced their opposition to US sanctions against companies building Nord Stream 2 – a Russian natural gas pipeline to Germany. The statement from the EU said that it opposes the imposition of sanctions against EU companies conducting legitimate business. The European Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]