Nord Stream-2

Vote on Nord Stream 2 sanctions puts Democrats in a bind

With U.S. officials in Europe for talks with Russia this week, Democrats face an uncomfortable choice - either buck U.S. President Joe Biden or vote against sanctions on a pipeline they have long publicly opposed, Axios writes. In late …

High energy prices to persist In Europe

Europe's energy crunch is far from over, but a flotilla of liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers from the U.S. are set to resupply the fuel-starved continent. European gas prices fell for the sixth day, the longest decline in more than a …

Russia completes creation of Nord Stream 2

Russia and its partners have fulfilled their task of creating Nord Stream 2, now it is for Europeans to decide upon it, President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting on the autumn-winter heating season on Wednesday. He said this after …

Biden signs $770 billion defense bill

U.S. President Joe Biden signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA, for fiscal year 2022, which authorizes $770 billion in defense spending, the White House said on Monday. "The Act provides vital benefits and …

Austrian FM: unreasonable to challenge Nord Stream 2

European attempt to challenge the Nord Stream 2 project every time are unreasonable, Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg said on the sidelines of the EU Foreign Ministers’ Summit in Brussels Monday. According to the …