EU leaders say Nord Stream pipeline leaks ‘sabotage’
30 October 2022 | 5:36 am
Leaks in Nord Stream gas pipelines likely 'sabotage,' European leaders say. Leaders of several Western countries have said leaks in two Russian gas pipelines are likely the result of sabotage, vowing a strong response as investigations continue.
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