Proposed solutions to Sweden and Finland joining NATO are not enough — RT EN

Turkey described the compromises offered by NATO and the Nordic countries in the dispute over their NATO membership as insufficient. Ankara accuses both states of supporting the PKK, which is classified as a terrorist organization in Turkey. Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Çavuşoğlu has said that offers by the two Nordic countries Sweden and Finland to […]

Finland only wants to join NATO with Sweden — RT EN

Finland will not join the US-led NATO bloc without Sweden, Finnish President Sauli Niinistö said during a joint news conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in Helsinki on Sunday. Finland only wants to join NATO if neighboring Sweden can also become a member. This was stated by Finnish President Sauli Niinistö on Sunday during […]

Sweden, Finland hold talks in Ankara — RT DE

Turkey is currently preventing Sweden and Finland from joining NATO. Diplomatic delegations from Sweden and Finland traveled to Ankara on Wednesday to assuage Turkey’s concerns about NATO’s northern expansion. Delegations from Sweden and Finland arrived in Turkey on Wednesday to discuss the dispute over NATO’s planned northern expansion with Turkish government officials. The candidate country […]

Informal meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Berlin to discuss Sweden and Finland accession — RT EN

15 May 2022 20:02 During today’s meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Berlin, the Ukraine crisis and the admission of Finland and Sweden to NATO were discussed. Meanwhile, Russia has once again made it clear that it perceives the membership of the two hitherto neutral states as a threat. During today’s meeting of NATO foreign […]

‘Unacceptable and outrageous’ – Turkey reiterates concerns over Finland and Sweden joining NATO — RT EN

The Turkish Foreign Ministry reiterated President Erdogan’s criticism of Sweden and Finland joining NATO at a NATO meeting. Luxembung’s foreign minister, on the other hand, is confident that Turkey’s reservations will be dispelled. Turkey has reiterated its reservations about Finland and Sweden being admitted to NATO, while at the same time signaling a willingness to […]

Finland and Sweden about to start — RT DE

The process of admitting Finland and Sweden into NATO is taking on its final features. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has announced a “very rapid procedure” in advance. Finland has been participating in maneuvers of NATO land, sea and air forces for years. The Nordic countries Finland and Sweden have been full members of the […]