Turkish Stream

Turkish Stream: first year's achievements

The TurkStream pipeline, a milestone project for both Turkey and Russia, marks its first anniversary since it delivered the Russian natural gas to Turkey and Europe on Jan. 8, 2020. In a general evaluation of its first year, the pipeline can be considered as a success for both Turkey and Russia, while its achievements are expected to increase more in the following years, Daily Sabah writes in the article Russia-Turkey-US energy triangle: Success of TurkStream

U.S. House overrides Trump veto on defense policy bill

The U.S. House voted Monday to override Donald Trump’s veto of a $740.5 billion defense policy bill. If the Senate follows suit as expected in the waning days of Trump’s presidency, it will be the first time one of his vetoes has been …

Turkish Stream gas flow to halt for first maintenance

Natural gas flow through the both lines of the TurkStream pipeline will be temporarily halted from June 23 until June 29, for annual maintenance and routine diagnostics, the project company announced. Planned annual maintenance …

Putin and Erdogan open TurkStream gas pipeline

Russian and Turkish Presidents Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan have officially launched the TurkStream gas pipeline. The official launch ceremony took place at the Halic Congress Center in Istanbul, TASS reports. The Russian …

Putin to visit Turkey on Wednesday for TurkStream launch

Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Istanbul on Wednesday on a working visit, where he will participate in the launch ceremony of the TurkStream gas pipeline, the Kremlin press service said on Tuesday, TASS reports. "On …

Bulgaria ready to get Russian gas via Turkish Stream

Bulgaria will start receiving natural gas supplies from Russia’s Gazprom via Turkey as of January 1 next year and would no longer use the route through Ukraine and Romania, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said. …