Finland, Sweden hand in applications to join NATO

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Published: 2022-05-18 11:07

Last Updated: 2022-07-04 14:33


Finland, Sweden hand in applications to join NATO
Finland, Sweden hand in applications to join NATO

Finland and Sweden on Wednesday handed in their bids to join US-led alliance NATO, AFP reported.

"The applications you have made today are an historic step. Allies will now consider the next steps on your path to NATO," alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said, after receiving the bids from the Finnish and Swedish ambassadors at NATO headquarters.