NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg announced that he will meet with the officials of the three countries in Brussels to address Turkey’s concerns about Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership.
After Russia attacked Ukraine, Sweden and Finland decided to join NATO. However, Turkey vetoed the membership of Sweden and Finland to NATO. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan“Terrorists are speaking in their parliaments.” he said. While Turkey’s objections regarding Sweden and Finland’s membership applications to NATO continued, delegations from the two countries had recently come to Turkey. The consultation meeting on the membership applications of Sweden and Finland to NATO was held at the Presidential Complex.
“TO RELIEVE TURKEY’S CONCERNS…”
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, at a joint press conference with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, announced that he will meet with the officials of Finland, Sweden and Turkey in Brussels in order to alleviate Turkey’s concerns about NATO membership.
Stoltenberg said that Turkey is an important NATO partner and all NATO members are ready to sit down to discuss Turkey’s concerns, including the PKK threat.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg stated that other NATO allies are not exposed to terrorist attacks as much as Turkey, emphasizing that Turkey is an important NATO ally.