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    New Russian Gas Pipeline to Greece May Go Through Bulgaria

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    Russian Presidential Aide Yuri Ushakov said that the gas pipeline from Russia to Greece and Italy will be laid on the bottom of the Black Sea and then through the territory of Bulgaria.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A new gas pipeline from Russia to Greece may go through the territory of Bulgaria, Russian Presidential Aide Yuri Ushakov said Thursday.

    "There is ongoing work on the gas delivery project from Russia to Greece and Italy through third countries. The pipeline will be laid on the bottom of the Black Sea and then through the territory of one of the coastal countries, this is obviously Bulgaria," Ushakov said.

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