Compromise is best course for Russia, EU in Protocol negotiations

RUSSIAN GAS TO EU MARKETS—ConclusionWhen the energy ministers of European Union countries met in Thesaloniki, Greece, in February 2003, Turkey and Greece signed an agreement to build a 350-km gas pipeline to link the two countries.Once completed, the mainline will provide yet another, southeastern route for gas supplies to Europe. More importantly, it would be an alternative to northeastern itineraries from Russia and Central Asian CIS nations. Two pipelines are already in place via Ukraine and Belarus and another one is planned to cross the Baltic Sea.Supplies of both network gas and LNG to the European market from Norway, Algeria, and Nigeria are set to grow, and those from Britai...

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