This is written by The Wall Street Journal referring to former and current US officials.
It is noted that the draft sanctions process is undergoing a process of discussion. According to the publication, sanctions can be introduced within a few weeks.
At the same time, the newspaper stresses that the sanctions are aimed at stopping the construction of the gas pipeline in connection with fears that it will “strengthen Europe’s dependence on Russian gas.”
According to one official, the White House, the State Department, as well as the Ministry of Trade and Energy are completing the work on the measures.