Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIII

No 8

22-Feb-2010

CASPIAN

Russia And Greece Express Backing For Strategic Pipeline Projects

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou expressed their support for two Moscow-backed energy pipeline projects in which Greece is involved: the Burgas-Alexandroupolis crude oil pipeline and the South Stream gas pipeline. Both pipelines will carry Russian oil or gas through Greece to world markets. Speaking in Moscow...