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Danes: Nord Stream 2 pipeline seems to have stopped leaking

Oct. 01, 2022 12:13 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish Energy Agency says one of two ruptured natural gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea appears to have stopped leaking natural gas. The agency said on Twitter on Saturday that it had been informed by the company operating the Nord Stream 2 pipeline...

Danish Energy Agency says Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline under Baltic Sea appears to have stopped leaking gas

Oct. 01, 2022 12:02 PM EDT
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish Energy Agency says Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline under Baltic Sea appears to have stopped leaking gas.

West rejects Putin's claim it sabotaged Baltic gas pipelines

Sep. 30, 2022 18:50 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday accused the West of sabotaging Russia-built natural gas pipelines under the Baltic Sea to Germany, a charge vehemently denied by the United States and its allies. Nordic nations said the undersea blasts that...

Denmark and Sweden tell UN that Nord Stream leaks due to blast are equal to 'several hundred kilos' of explosives

Sep. 30, 2022 08:42 AM EDT
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark and Sweden tell UN that Nord Stream leaks due to blast are equal to 'several hundred kilos' of explosives.

Finnish border closed to Russians with tourist visas

Sep. 30, 2022 05:39 AM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Finland's border with Russia was closed to Russians with tourist visas Friday, curtailing one of the last easily accessible routes to Europe for Russians trying to flee a military mobilization aimed at bolstering the Kremlin’s war in Ukraine. Long...

NATO believes Baltic Sea gas pipeline leaks were sabotage

Sep. 29, 2022 21:01 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The NATO military alliance warned Thursday it would retaliate for any attacks on the critical infrastructure of its 30 member countries and joined other Western officials in citing sabotage as the likely cause of damage to two natural gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea. ...

Several people try to enter Iranian Embassy in Oslo

Sep. 29, 2022 10:43 AM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Several people in a violent crowd attempted to enter the Iranian Embassy in Oslo, police said Thursday, with scuffles breaking out and rocks being thrown at officers. Authorities said 90 people had been detained. A crowd had gathered outside the...

Record methane leak flows from damaged Baltic Sea pipelines

Sep. 28, 2022 17:33 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Methane leaking from the damaged Nord Stream pipelines is likely to be the biggest burst of the potent greenhouse gas on record, by far. The Nord Stream pipeline leaks that were pumping huge volumes of methane into the Baltic Sea and atmosphere could...

Danish official: Nord Stream gas leak could release equivalent of 1/3 of Denmark's total annual green house emissions

Sep. 28, 2022 11:53 AM EDT
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish official: Nord Stream gas leak could release equivalent of 1/3 of Denmark's total annual green house emissions.

Foyt promotes Benjamin Pedersen to IndyCar for 2023 season

Sep. 28, 2022 11:13 AM EDT

Benjamin Pedersen is the first driver to land a promotion from Indy Lights into IndyCar as AJ Foyt Racing confirmed Wednesday he'll be part of its 2023 lineup. Pedersen, a 23-year-old dual citizen of Denmark and the United States, spent last season running the full Indy Lights...