28 Jul 2020 11:10

Ukraine and Poland intend to hinder implementation of Nord Stream 2 project - Ukrainian Foreign Ministry

KYIV. July 28 (Interfax) - Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba and his Polish counterpart Jacek Czaputowicz discussed interaction in the energy sector and their countries' role in ensuring Europe's energy security during Kuleba's two-day working visit to Warsaw, the press service of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

"The parties discussed interaction in the energy sector and the important role Ukraine and Poland have been playing in ensuring Europe's energy security. They agreed to develop last year's trilateral memorandum between Ukraine, Poland and the U.S. on cooperation in the energy sector with the aim of diversifying energy supply sources," it said.

"The sides also stressed that Russia's Nord Stream 2 project poses a threat to the energy security of the whole of Europe, and agreed to take further steps to prevent its implementation," it said.