German Economy Minister calls Nord Stream 2 geopolitical mistake.
The question remains whether the Russian gas pipeline will be put into operation. “Except for Germany and Austria, all European countries have always been against it. Now the gas pipeline has been built, the question of whether it will be put into operation remains open. This issue should be resolved from the standpoint of European and national law,” said. Habek. He also commented on the threat of Russia’s military invasion of Ukraine and stressed that “any further aggression should not remain without harsh consequences”.