Administration weighs blowback on Nord Stream 2 sanctions

Russia could hold 40 percent of Europe’s natural-gas market by 2040, according to a recent report, if the project is completed.

FILE - A worker on the island of Ruegen, northern Germany, in 2009, passing by concrete-shielded pipes set to be used for the German-Russian Nordstream gas pipeline. (AP Photo/Frank Hormann,file)