The United States supported the European Parliament resolution on Ukraine
The United States welcomes the European Parliament resolution, which recognizes the construction of the Nord stream gas pipeline-a political project 2, as well as the decision of heads of state and government of the European Union to extend by six months the sectoral economic sanctions against Russia. On Saturday, December 15, said U.S. state Department spokesman Robert Palladino, transfers the Internet-the edition with reference to .
“European Parliament resolution of 12 December reaffirms the importance of the role of Ukraine in the European energy system and condemns the construction of the Kremlin-backed pipeline, Nord stream-2 as a political project. We urge Germany to listen to the concerns of many neighbors, whose security will be undermined by this pipeline,” – said in a statement.
The United States also welcomed the EU’s decision to extend economic sanctions against Russia.
“We support the EU position that Russia’s attack on Ukrainian ships in the Black sea November 25, is a violation of international law, and we welcome EU efforts to support the areas of Ukraine, which negatively affected Russia’s aggression in the sea of Azov”, – said in the state Department.”The United States will continue to engage Russia accountable for its actions and we will continue to work with European partners and allies to present a United front against the Kremlin’s aggression,” said Palladino.