by Chris Black
Remember when the Russian agent Donald Trump said that being completely dependent on Russia for gas was a bad idea, and that it was nonsensical for America to be paying billions of dollars to protect Germany from Russia when at any time Russia could completely shut down Germany by shutting the gas off?
BREAKING: The operator of a major pipeline from Russia to Europe says natural gas has started flowing through a major pipeline from Russia to Europe after a 10-day shutdown for maintenance. But the gas flow was expected to fall well short of full capacity. t.co/0Ni0ceJ4OE
— The Associated Press (@AP) July 21, 2022
Apparently, there was never any threat of Russia shutting off the gas to Europe permanently.
This was scheduled, annual maintenance, and Russia turned the gas back on when they were finished with it.
— 700R (@700R____) July 21, 2022