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Europe Doesn't Need Another Russian Pipeline

Germany shouldn't put its interests above those of its EU neighbors.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has often made eloquent arguments to persuade the European Union’s fractious members to put the bloc’s interests above their own. Now, in deciding whether a new natural-gas pipeline should be built from Russia to Germany, she should take her own good advice.

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