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What can Germany do to the entities blasting the Nord Streams? [closed]

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Illinois Presidential primaries

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Why would Gazprom operate (the maintenance of) TurkStream through a Dutch subsidiary?

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Are there any international rules against firing ballistic missiles over other countries?

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