Letzte Aktualisierung: June 29, 2022
NATO: Turkey paves the way for Sweden and Finland
Turkey has dropped its opposition to the accession of Sweden and Finland to NATO. During the NATO summit in Madrid, Ankara will support the invitation to the two Nordic countries to become alliance members, Finland's President Sauli Niinistö stated. A memorandum to this effect was signed by the foreign ministers of the three countries after a meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, Sweden's Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.