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24th Feb 2024

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Germany wants pipeline from Portugal

Germany's chancellor Olaf Scholz said the construction of a new pipeline from Portugal would help ween the bloc off Russian gas. "Such a pipeline would massively relieve the supply situation now," Scholz told reporters in a news conference in Berlin. The pipeline would run through Spain, which imports gas from Algeria, through France and to central Europe.

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