Focus: Russia and Europe “gas confrontation” risk of collapsing | Reuters

[London, 1st Reuters]-Russia’s President Vladimir Putin threatens to cut off gas supplies if the ruble does not pay for natural gas to be exported to “unfriendly countries”, both in Europe and Russia. There is a lot to lose, and there is a danger of “collapse”. What both Europe and Russia will lose if Russia’s President […]

Column: “Gas is in the ruble”, Putin’s true aim is | Reuters

[London 31st Reuters BREAKINGVIEWS]–Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to “fish” the leaders of European countries. Putin insisted a week ago that Russia’s natural gas had to be paid in rubles instead of euros. On March 31, Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to “fish” the leaders of European countries. The photo is Mr. Putin […]

Germany, Qatar and gas long-term supply negotiations de-Russia dependent | Reuters

Germany and Qatar are negotiating a long-term partnership in the energy sector. The photo is the German Minister of Economy, Robert Habeck. Taken in Berlin in February (2022 Reuters / Michele Tantussi) [Reuters]-Germany and Qatar are negotiating a long-term partnership in the energy sector. Government officials from both countries said yesterday. Germany is trying to […]