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Turkish Stream waits on Russia-Turkey thaw

The dates for implementing the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project will be determined after Russian-Turkish relations normalise, Gazprom board member Oleg Aksyutin has said.
By Staff reporter 18 March 2016 Middle East & Africa / Pipelines, Storage & Power 0 19632

The dates for implementing the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project will be determined after Russian-Turkish relations normalise, Gazprom board member Oleg Aksyutin said at the general meeting of the Siberian division of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Novosibirsk on Friday.

Russia and Turkey’s plans to build Turkish Stream have been on hold since Turkey downed a Russian jet in November.

Gazprom reduced the amount of gas it supplies to Turkey from 10 February, according to data from Bulgartransgaz, which delivers about half of Russia’s gas supplies...