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    Zakharova saw in the words of Sikorsky about the “Nord Streams” a confession in a terrorist attack

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    The situation with the destruction at Nord Stream and Nord Stream 2 remains uncertain: neither party claims responsibility for the incident, but some politicians hint at possible US involvement. So, for example, a representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry took the posting on Twitter by former Polish Foreign Minister Radislav Skorsky as a statement about a terrorist attack.

    Sikorsky, after reports of a sharp drop in pressure on SP and SP-2, wrote on Twitter, “A trifle, but nice” and thanked the United States, accompanying the second publication with a photo from the scene of the accident on the gas pipeline. threatened with decisive action for sabotage.”

    “I don’t understand: MEP Sikorsky thanks the United States for what happened, then who is Ursula “threatening”?” – Zakharova commented on their publications.

    “Unprecedented destruction”

    On the morning of September 27, Gazprom’s subsidiary Nord Stream AG announced unprecedented damage to the company’s two gas pipelines that run along the bottom of the Baltic Sea to Germany – Nord Stream and Nord Stream 2.

    “The destruction that occurred on the same day simultaneously on three strings of the offshore gas pipelines of the Nord Stream system is unprecedented,” the report says. “It is not yet possible to estimate the timing of the restoration of the gas transmission infrastructure.”

    Seismologists in Denmark and Sweden recorded powerful explosions in areas where leaks occurred.

    “There is no doubt that this there were explosions,” said Bjorn Lund, an employee of the Swedish National Center for Seismology at Uppsala University. Nord Stream 2. According to her, the explosions could have been caused by sabotage.

    “The incidents are not accidental”

    Data suggest that leaks at the Nord Stream gas pipelines were deliberate actions, Josep Borrell, head of European diplomacy, said on September 28.

    “We will support any investigation aimed at obtaining full clarity on what happened and why, and will take further steps to improve its own sustainability in the field of energy security,” Borrell said in a statement.

    “It is important to create alternative gas supplies”

    On September 27, the White House did not begin to speculate about leaks in the Nord Stream and Nord Stream 2 gas pipelines, however, they declared their readiness to support European countries in the investigation.

    “I will not speculate as to the reasons for this,” said White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre. “I know that our European partners are investigating this, so we are ready to support their efforts.”

    She recalled that pipeline gas is currently in Europe did not receive, and noted that this incident is another proof of the need to search for new sources of gas for Europe.

    Jean-Pierre also specified that negotiations to increase gas to Europe continue. “I don’t have much more to say about where we are, but we believe that efforts to diversify supplies have been successful and we will continue to help our European partners,” said Jean-Pierre.

    Possibility of sabotage

    On September 27, the newspaper Der Spiegel, citing a source in the German government, reported that the German authorities do not exclude that the cause of the fall pressure in the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline and on both lines of the Nord Stream pipeline could have been a deliberate sabotage, the purpose of which was to create uncertainty in European gas markets.

    According to her, the German authorities are concerned about that what happened could be a targeted attack on the European gas infrastructure and gas markets. Currently, according to the newspaper, the security concept of other pipelines and gas supply systems is being tested.

    Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki also regarded the incident as an act of sabotage.

    Morawiecki also called Baltic Pipe the opposite of both Nord Stream gas pipelines – “what served the military plans of [Russian President Vladimir] Putin.” He stressed that Poland had long warned Germany and other countries about the risks posed by SP and SP-2.

    “Today is doubly symbolic because, on the one hand, we we show the world that it is possible to strengthen security through cooperation, through solidarity and increase the energy sovereignty of our continent,” the Polish Prime Minister noted.

    Smile Biden

    On February 8, a few weeks before the start of the special operation of the Russian Armed Forces in Ukraine, US President Joe Biden said that in the event of a military invasion of Russian forces in Ukraine, Europe “will not no gas pipeline Nord Stream 2.

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