The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project has received all the required approvals and the European Commission has no power to halt it, the EC said on Tuesday in an answer to a Polish MEP's query.
Poland wants the EU to be a powerful partner to leading global forces like China, Russia or the US, Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Saturday after talks with Poland-visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Jaroslaw Kaczynski, leader of Poland's ruling Law and Justice party, told PAP that US President Joe Biden's administration is back to the old concept of US-German partnership and mitigating tensions with Russia.
In an interview for the Czech weekly "Echo", published on Thursday, Poland's minister of foreign affairs said that as the launch of the Nord Stream 2 (NS2) gas pipeline approaches, Russia is showing that it will use it as an instrument of political blackmail against Ukraine and Central European countries.
A dozen US Senate Republicans have announced that they plan to block two of President Joe Biden’s Treasury Department nominations over the administration’s decision not to sanction Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project, sharply criticised by Poland.
Poland's role is to stop Russia using the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline as a weapon, a Polish government official said on Monday in reaction to a new US-German agreement on the controversial pipeline.
During his visit to Warsaw, US State Department Counselor Derek Chollet proposed a cooperative approach towards strengthening Polish and regional energy security, the US State Department reported on Friday.
A US-German agreement on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline is bad for Poland because it undermines regional security, the Polish defence minister said on Friday.
Polish President Andrzej Duda has said that a US-German deal that allows the completion of Russia’s disputed Nord Stream 2 (NS2) gas pipeline project poses a risk to the security of a large portion of Europe.
Poland's prime minister has criticised a US-German agreement on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline describing it as the "selfish" act of Poland' allies.