Senior government officials expect Russia to “weaponise” its natural resources by restricting supplies of gas to Europe if the West carries out its threat to impose sanctions.

Just amazing how, with even a brief look at recent history, the supposedly smartest and most powerful people in the West could allow such a situation to develop. All in the name of, what, lower emissions!!!

Just laughable.


Ministers have been involved in top-level discussions to assess the impact that a reduced supply of gas from Russia would have on prices in Britain.

The senior officials say that there is no direct risk of gas shortages, but the conflict would push prices from the present historic highs to new record levels. “Unlike some countries the UK hardly imports any Russian gas,” one official said. “But like all countries we are exposed


Fears mount Russia will weaponise gas supplies over Ukraine crisis – The Times