Siemens turbines turn up in Crimea despite sanctions

The German conglomerate has been drawn into an international geopolitical conflict involving EU sanctions and election promises from Putin. Siemens denies the allegations but has announced an investigation.

Thursday, June 29, several photos were uploaded to Russian social media VK. The images would have seemed innocuous at first, depicting several containers and equipment covered by tarpaulins and accompanied by the caption "a new mission arrives at the power plant in Sevastopol." However, they prompted headlines after the photographer added additional information:

Already a subscriber?Log in here

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free. No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

With your free trial you get:

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
Must contain at least 6 characters
Must contain at least 2 characters
Must contain at least 2 characters

Get full access for you and your coworkers

Start a free company trial today

Share article

Sign up for our newsletter

Stay ahead of development by receiving our newsletter on the latest sector knowledge.

Newsletter terms

Front page now

Further reading