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  The laying of the “Nord Stream” started in Finland

2010 06 30

On the 28th of June the laying of the gas pipeline “Nord Stream” started in the special economic marital zone of Finland, reported “Interfax” referring to the Finnish TV broadcasting station YLE.

The total length of the first line of the gas pipeline in the Finnish waters shall reach some 330 kilometres. The largest part of the route is going to be laid during the autumn and winter of the current year in the distance of 30 km from the sea shore at the depth of 40 – 200 metres.

Nord Stream, the total length of which shall reach 1224 kilometres, will join Russia with the Western Europe, and will make it possible for the European countries to receive the Russian fuel without mediators.

The first line of the Nord Stream in the capacity of 27, 5 million cubic metres of gas is going to be opened in 2011, and the second one – in 2012.

Material has been prepared by the Centre of Geopolitical Studies with reference to the article from «Lenta.ru» of 28 06 2010


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Ukraine has filed a lawsuit against Russia in the International Court of Justice for terrorism and racism (17)

2017 01 19


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine filed a lawsuit in the UN International Court of Justice against Russia within the framework of the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism and the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, says the site of the Foreign Minister. This is done on the instructions of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, issued on 16 January.


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2017 01 18


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2017 01 17


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Belarus has established a visa-free regime for citizens of 80 countries (2)

2017 01 10


Alexander Lukashenko on 9 January signed a decree № 8 "On the establishment of visa-free entry and exit of foreign nationals." The document establishes visa-free entry to Belarus for a period not exceeding 5 days at the entrance through the checkpoint "National Airport Minsk" for citizens of 80 countries, - reported the press service of the President of Belarus.




The European Parliament approved the recall of visas for citizens of Ukraine and Georgia (2)

2016 12 19


 

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