Energy security

Gas supplies from Azerbaijan and US important for EU energy security – Polish energy ministry (exclusive)

By E.Kosolapova

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies from the US to the Eastern Europe which were launched last week and gas supplies from Azerbaijan expected starting from 2020, are very important for European energy security, a source in the Bureau of Polish Energy Minister told .

Why Tiny Qatar Angers Saudi Arabia and Its Allies: QuickTake Q&A

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By Grant Clark  and Mohammed Sergie

Saudi Arabia and three of its Arab allies cut diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday, furious with what they see as the tiny emirate’s tolerant attitude toward Iran and Islamist groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood. The moves by the Saudis, Bahrain, the U.A.E. and Egypt came soon after U.S. President Donald Trump visited the region and joined Saudi Arabia in lambasting Iran for sponsoring terrorism from Syria to Yemen.