COPENHAGEN, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Denmark's Prime Minister
Mette Frederiksen said on Tuesday that leaks detected in the
Nord Stream gas pipelines clearly were caused by deliberate
actions and could not have been a result of accidents.
"It is now the clear assessment by authorities that
these are deliberate actions. It was not an accident," Mette
Frederiksen told journalists.
"There is no information yet to indicate who may be
behind this action," Frederiksen added.
investigating major leaks
in two Russian pipelines that spewed gas into the Baltic
Sea near Sweden and Denmark on Tuesday as Sweden launched a
preliminary probe into possible sabotage.
(Reporting by Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen, Stine Jacobsen and
Nikolaj Skydsgaard; editing by Niklas Pollard; Editing by Chizu