By Maya Lester QC & Michael O’Kane

Canada grants Russia sanctions licence for return of Nord Stream 1 machinery

On Sunday (10 July 2022), Canadian Minister of Natural Resources Jonathan Wilkinson confirmed that Canada will grant a time-limited and revocable permit for Siemens Canada to export repaired Nord Stream 1 machinery to Germany which would otherwise violate Canadian sanctions on Russia’s oil and gas industry. Gazprom said in June that the delayed return of the turbine, which had been …

RussiaRussia CanadaCanada

About Michael O'Kane

For all site-related issues, including subscription and payment issues, please contact info@europeansanctions.com.
Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters & Peters LLP...

See profile for Michael O'Kane >

Share this page on: