Two states apply for BRICS membership — RT DE

The economic and political group BRICS is enjoying increasing popularity among developing countries and states striving for independence from the global West. Iran and Argentina now also want to join the group. The community of BRICS members also has new projects in mind. The Islamic Republic of Iran has officially submitted its application to be […]

Finland to apply for NATO membership — RT EN

15 May 2022 12:17 p.m Finland wants to join NATO. Finnish President Sauli Niinistö and Prime Minister Sanna Marin announced in Helsinki on Sunday that the northern European country would submit an application to be included in the military alliance. The Finnish parliament still has to approve the step, a majority is considered safe. By […]

Kosovo submits Council of Europe membership application — RT EN

The partially recognized Balkan state of Kosovo is applying for membership in the Council of Europe. Germany is expected to support the application. Serbia’s president criticizes Priština’s move as a breach of contract and promises political consequences. Kosovo submitted an application for membership of the Council of Europe on Thursday. The head of the cabinet […]

‘Doesn’t make our continent any safer’ – Moscow’s reaction to Finland’s NATO membership plans — RT EN

12 May 2022 4:45 p.m Official Moscow on Thursday reacted to Finland’s plan to join NATO. The Foreign Ministry warned that Russia would be forced to take countermeasures, including military and technical ones. Kremlin spokesman Peskov spoke of a threat. Source: © NurPhoto Finnish President Sauli Niinistö and Prime Minister Sanna Marin want their […]

Ruling Social Democrats in Sweden want debate on NATO membership — RT EN

Apr 12, 2022 2:14 p.m The ruling Social Democrats in Sweden want to start an internal debate about the country’s strategic direction and possible NATO membership. In Finland, too, the voices for joining the military alliance are increasing. The Swedish minority government under Social Democratic Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson wants to start an internal debate […]

Kosovo’s president insists on NATO membership – Russia destabilizes entire Western Balkans — RT EN

8 Apr 2022 1:22 pm A few weeks ago, Kosovo called on the United States and its allies to speed up the country’s admission to NATO. In an interview, the president of the breakaway Serbian province emphasized that nothing could stop Pristina’s plans to join the alliance. Kosovo is the country that is most committed […]