Saveliev: " South stream " through the Crimea would have been beneficial, but the risks outweighed
The construction of the South stream gas pipeline through the territory of the Crimean Peninsula, it would be wise of the current route and more profitable for all parties involved, said the Minister of Crimea Oleg Saveliev.
" in reality, if the route of South stream went through the Crimea, It would be beneficial to all - and Russia, and the Crimea, and Gazprom, and consumers in the European Union, " said Savelyev in an interview Last news , explaining that this route if he was selected, is attractive because it greatly reduces costly plot underwater pipe." This would increase the profitability of those investments, which are expected to be in the " South stream ". But the political risks that arise