Russian gas monopoly Gazprom has said the company received, through diplomatic channels, a construction permit from Turkish authorities for the second string of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline’s offshore section stretching to Turkey's coast.

“The TurkStream project is well underway. In accordance with the plan, it is being carried out simultaneously at three sections: onshore in Russia and Turkey and offshore in the Black Sea,” Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller said, adding that over 760 kilometres o...

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