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22 December 2014, 16:25

Turkish Stream is not competitor to TANAP - minister

"Turkish Stream" is not a competitor to the Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline (TANAP) as the negotiations on the construction of a new pipeline with Russia are not legal, Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Taner Yildiz made this statement during his speech on TRT Haber TV channel Dec. 22. Yildiz said that Turkey is a partner in TANAP project. Ankara expects the EU’s gas needs to greatly increase by 2035. This will require significant diversification of supplies. According to the...