Nord Stream expansion to do 'great harm' to Ukraine

The European Union does not need a new Nord Stream gas pipeline that Russia's gas behemoth Gazprom is planning to build, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said, adding that the project will do great harm to Ukraine.
Nord Stream expansion to do 'great harm' to Ukraine
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