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In Russia and Germany responded to the threat to the United States because of the "Nord stream — 2"

Russian and German MPs protested over the statement of the American senators threatened the port in Sassnitz in Germany with sanctions due to the "Nord stream — 2".

So, a member of the Federation Council Sergei Tsekov told RT that the American politicians embraced delusions of grandeur.

He added that someone in Germany of the threat the Americans can scare, but expressed the hope that German society will reject such statements.

In addition, certain Tsekov, USA do not reach their goal, and the "Nord stream — 2" will be completed and put in operation.

The official representative of the faction of the Bundestag "Alternative for Germany" energy Deputy Steffen Cauterets called letter to U.S. senators as "a direct interference in the sovereign Affairs of Germany."

"This is a new step USA, a kind of economic war against the sovereign energy policy, in particular gas policy in Germany and Europe", — he added.

Parlamentari called to give an "immediate and direct response" to the threat of American colleagues.

"The initiators (of the letter. — Approx. ed.) must be lined with sanctions, they should be banned entry to the EU, particularly in Germany," — he said RIA Novosti.

He urged the Europeans to unity, as it is, I am sure the Deputy will show how capable the European Union.

With KOTRA agreed his colleague, member of the Bundestag Committee on foreign Affairs Waldemar Gerdt. He called to give "an adequate response to the arrogance" of Americans and stressed that the allies don't do that.

"When we finally understand that in matters of business allies does not happen? Every country acts in its own interests. In the interests of the US to sell here LNG, which will cost us dearly," said Gerdt RIA Novosti.

Handellsblatt previously, the newspaper reported the letter to three U.S. senators to the leadership of Fährhafen Sassnitz GmbH with the threat of "financial destruction" if the company will continue to work on the gas pipeline project.

The project "Northern stream — 2" involves laying on the bottom of the Baltic sea two pipelines from Russia to Germany.

Berlin and Vienna to support the Russian project as we want to secure fuel supply. For the construction of a gas pipeline protrudes Norway, the government which owns 30 percent stake in the company Kvaerner, one of the construction contractors.

At the same time against the "Nord stream — 2" are Lithuania, Latvia, Poland and Ukraine, pursuing their own interests. The project also criticize the United States who plan to establish their own liquefied natural gas to Europe.

At the end of last year, the United States adopted the defense budget, which included sanctions against companies involved in the construction of "Nord stream — 2". As a result, the implementation of the project to a halt: the Swiss company Allseas, is engaged in laying of pipes immediately stopped work.

In "Gazprom" stated that they will be able to complete the construction. One of the possible options involves the use of an anchor pipe, accompanied by another vessel, with dynamic positioning, capable of holding the ship in position without anchors and mooring. This role can perform the Fortuna, owned by MRTS, and "academic plan".