Coming May Sweden and Finland will apply for NATO membership. After a report was released International discussions began. Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova warned Sweden and Finland about the consequences of joining NATO last week. The two countries are expected to apply for membership in NATO from May 16 to 20. At the invitation of Carl Xavier Gustaf, the King of Sweden, the President of Finland, Sauli Niinisto, is scheduled to travel to Sweden on the 17th and 18th of this week. It is understood that a number of applications may be signed at this time.
NATO secretary General Jens Stoltenbeg said earlier that the alliance would welcome Finland and Sweden and would ensure their quick accession if they choose to apply. So it remains to be seen how Russia’s warnings that the two countries will suffer if they joins NATO last week. Russia reportedly attacked Ukraine on February 24. Since then, the two countries have been rumored to be joining NATO. The two countries have welcomed the invitation to join NATO, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said in the past.
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