Posted: 04.07.2022 16:22:00

Every second German afraid of freezing in winter due to shortage of Russian gas, media report

According to a survey among German residents, every second German is afraid that big problems with heating will begin in winter because of the restrictions on Russian gas supplies – as reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the German publication Bild


According to the publication, about 75 percent of respondents consider the embargo on Russian gas a heavy burden. Half of those polled said that their economic situation has deteriorated significantly in recent years.

According to German Economy Minister Robert Habeck, gas from Russia in the country could almost end in a week.

Referring to the statistical service Eurostat, the Bild noted that inflation in Europe last month reached a maximum over the past 20 years.

Earlier it became known that from July 11th to July 21st, the work of two lines of the Nord Stream will be suspended.