Turkish ambassador ties TurkStream 2 to Russia-EU agreements


This handout picture taken and released by the Turkish Presidency Press Service on Oct. 10 in Istanbul Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) waving to Russia President Vladimir Putin (R) as he leaves Mabeyn Palace after meetings.

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MOSCOW – The construction of a second line of the TurkStream gas pipeline will depend on future agreements between Russia and the European Union, Turkish Ambassador to Russia Huseyin Dirioz said.

“The construction of the second line of the TurkStream gas pipeline fully depends on agreements to be reached between Russia and the European Union,” Dirioz said at a roundtable on March 13, in commenting on the outcome of the negotiations between the Russian and Turkish presidents in Moscow on March 10.

The ambassador noted the importance of Russia-Turkey energy relations.

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