He, speaking to one of the senators, said that Biden "fully supports you that Nord Stream 2 is a bad idea."

“I need to look at the current legislation to determine what we can do to prevent the completion of construction.

I completely agree.

I will need to consult with the President-elect ... I know that he would like us to use every means of persuasion that we have to convince our friends and partners, including Germany, not to move forward (the Nord Stream 2 project . -


) ", - quoted by RIA Novosti Blinken.

Earlier, the US Treasury announced the imposition of sanctions against Fortune, as well as the company that owns it, KBT-Rus.

Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov commented on the new sanctions on Nord Stream 2.