Trump and Angela Merkel are dueling over a pipeline. Here’s why


Pumping gas from Russia to Germany, the Nord Stream pipeline is a tale of personal gain, starry-eyed politics and foolhardy strategic thinking

Nord Stream 2: Who fared best

18.02.2019 POLITICO

The EU revamp of its Gas Directive ends up as a classic European fudge

Kobolyev says Naftogaz’s achievements under attack

12.02.2019 KYIVPOST

If there’s a single company that is the bellwether of where Ukraine’s reforms are heading, it’s state-owned Naftogaz, the energy monopoly with close to $10 billion in annual revenue that contributes at least 15 percent of revenues to the state budget of nearly $40 billion.

Nord Stream 2 pipeline row highlights Germany's energy dependence on Russia

05.02.2019 DW

Almost a third of the new Nord Stream gas pipeline has been laid across the Baltic Sea

U.S. ambassador in Berlin warns Germans about Russian gas pipeline, triggering applause elsewhere


American ire over German reliance on Russian natural gas imports shows no signs of letting up, and over the weekend, Richard Grenell, the U.S. ambassador in Berlin, issued a warning to German companies involved in a controversial new pipeline to Russia

Ukraine confirms its position to ensure gas transit after 2019 according to European rules


Ukraine is ready for a constructive dialogue at trilateral talks in Brussels (the EU, Ukraine, Russia) on the long-term transit of gas to Europe through Ukraine

Nord Stream 2 kills Ukraine – Poland's Foreign Minister

04.01.2019 UNIAN

The pipeline is destroying the effect of sanctions imposed on Russia


Obsolete pipelines behind Gazprom’s grandiose construction projects

27.12.2018 INTERFAX

Gazprom declared 2018 the year of corporate quality, but instead it witnessed a twofold increase in failures at trunk pipeline facilities

European Parliament condemns construction of Nord Stream 2, calls to cancel project


Members of the European Parliament on December 12 praised Ukraine for playing a crucial role in the European energy supply network and called to cancel the construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline which bypasses Ukraine

U.S. court satisfies Naftogaz requirement to get info about Gazprom's assets in Europe


The U.S. Federal Court in New York has satisfied the requirements of NJSC Naftogaz Ukrainy to obtain information from GLAS Americas, Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas and Bank of New York to disclose information about the assets of PJSC Gazprom in Europe

Kobolyev: Independent courts needed to attract investment to Ukraine

13.11.2018 KYIV POST

Andriy Kobolyev, the CEO of the state-owned Naftogaz company, said that foreign investors are no longer naive about Ukraine and are asking pointed questions about the independence and reliability of Ukraine’s court system before willing to commit to the country

U.S. committed to opposing Nord Stream 2, TurkStream – U.S. energy secretary


The United States are committed to opposing construction of Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream gas pipelines, which would allow Russia not to use the Ukrainian gas transmission system (GTS) in delivering gas to Europe

Clearing up energy war in Europe


Moscow’s iron claw and Southern Gas Corridor