Sabotage of Nord Stream Pipeline Could Be President Putin’s Signal of Surrender

Escalate to de-escalate. It’s classic gangster logic. That’s why the sabotage of Europe’s Nord Stream gas pipelines may be President Putin’s way of saying, “I must surrender – but you must surrender for me.” Facts about the underwater explosions that ruptured the pipelines in the Baltic Sea are scarce. We know that Nord Stream 1 … Read more

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘terrorist attack’ as ‘sabotage’ speculation swirls over Gazprom pipeline

It could take up to two weeks before the unexplained gas leaks on the Nord Stream pipelines in the Baltic Sea can be inspected, the Danish defense minister said on Wednesday. Because of the pressure in the pipes and the amount of gas leaking, “the reality is that it could easily take a week or … Read more

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘terrorist attack’ as ‘sabotage’ speculation swirls over Gazprom pipeline

It could take up to two weeks before the unexplained gas leaks on the Nord Stream pipelines in the Baltic Sea can be inspected, the Danish defense minister said on Wednesday. Because of the pressure in the pipes and the amount of gas leaking, “the reality is that it could easily take a week or … Read more

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘terrorist attack’ as ‘sabotage’ speculation swirls over Gazprom pipeline

It could take up to two weeks before the unexplained gas leaks on the Nord Stream pipelines in the Baltic Sea can be inspected, the Danish defense minister said on Wednesday. Because of the pressure in the pipes and the amount of gas leaking, “the reality is that it could easily take a week or … Read more

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘terrorist attack’ as ‘sabotage’ speculation swirls over Gazprom pipeline

It could take up to two weeks before the unexplained gas leaks on the Nord Stream pipelines in the Baltic Sea can be inspected, the Danish defense minister said on Wednesday. Because of the pressure in the pipes and the amount of gas leaking, “the reality is that it could easily take a week or … Read more

Massive leaks in Nord Stream pipeline could be sabotage, says Danish prime minister – POLITICO

Sabotage cannot be ruled out as the cause of three leaks discovered on two Nord Stream gas pipelines from Russia to Germany, Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said on Tuesday. “We certainly can’t rule it out,” she said during a visit to Poland to open the new Baltic Pipe connecting Poland and Denmark to the … Read more

Stocks stabilize as the pound bounces back

Equity markets stabilized on Tuesday after recent volatility as the dollar weakened slightly against major rivals, helping the pound recover from a record low. On Tuesday, a major new pipeline was commissioned in Poland that will supply Norwegian gas via Denmark to help bolster Europe’s energy security. Originally published as Equities Stabilize as Pound bounces … Read more

The Danish army releases images of leaks in the Nord Stream pipeline

The Danish army released footage on September 27 of which it said gas was leaking from the Nord Stream gas pipelines to the surface of the Baltic Sea. The Danish military said there were two leaks on the Nord Stream 1 pipeline, and a third on the Nord Stream 2. The largest leak caused a … Read more

Pound recovering, equities steadily following recession risks

The dollar weakened slightly against major rivals on Tuesday, as the pound recovered from a record low, while equity markets have stabilized after recent volatility. On Tuesday, a major new pipeline was commissioned in Poland that will supply Norwegian gas via Denmark to help bolster Europe’s energy security. Originally published as Pound rebounds, stocks steadily … Read more

Europe’s right cheers on Meloni’s win in Italy, while others watch nervously – POLITICO

The right wing of Europe applauds Giorgia Meloni’s expected victory in the Italian elections. Everyone else looks anxiously at what is about to happen. Meloni will lead Italy’s most right-wing government since Benito Mussolini, after the coalition led by her Brothers of Italy party won about 44 percent of the vote on Sunday. On Monday … Read more