The top diplomat says on behalf of all member states on Wednesday.
“The European Union is deeply concerned about damage to the Nord Stream I and II pipelines that has resulted in leaks in the international waters of the Baltic Sea,“ EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said in a statement.
“These incidents are not a coincidence and affect us all.
He said that all of the available information indicated that the leaks were the result of a deliberate act.
“We will support any investigation aimed at getting full clarity on what happened and why, and will take further steps to increase our resilience in energy security,’’ he said.
Borrell said that any deliberate disruption of European energy infrastructure is utterly unacceptable and would be met with a “robust and united response.