The launch of the second section of the Nord Stream gas pipeline

From the right: Nord Stream's Managing Director Matthias Warnig, Chairman of the Shareholders’ Committee Gerhard Schroeder, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors Alexei Miller and the Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration of Russia Sergei Ivanov during the launch of the second section of the Nord Stream gas pipeline in Vyborg. Source: Alexej Kudenko / RIA Novosti

From the right: Nord Stream's Managing Director Matthias Warnig, Chairman of the Shareholders’ Committee Gerhard Schroeder, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors Alexei Miller and the Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration of Russia Sergei Ivanov during the launch of the second section of the Nord Stream gas pipeline in Vyborg. Source: Alexej Kudenko / RIA Novosti

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