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NATO poised to sign accession protocols for Sweden, Finland

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30 NATO allies signed off on the accession protocols for Sweden and Finland on Tuesday. The move further increases Russia's strategic isolation in the wake of its invasion of neighboring Ukraine in February and military struggles there since. Securing parliamentary approval for the new members in Turkey could still pose a problem even though Sweden, Finland and Turkey reached a memorandum of understanding.
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Times of India

NATO nations sign accession protocols for Sweden, Finland

The 30 ambassadors and permanent representatives formally approved the decisions of last week's NATO summit when the alliance made the historic decision to invite Russia's neighbor Finland and Scandinavian partner Sweden to join the military club. Despite the agreement in the alliance, parliamentary approval in member state Turkey could still pose problems for their final inclusion as members.

1 month ago·Mumbai, India
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News18 India

NATO Launches Ratification Process For Sweden, Finland; Accession Protocol Signed

The process to ratify Sweden and Finland as the newest members of NATO was formally launched on Tuesday, the military alliance's head Jens Stoltenberg said, marking a historic step brought on by Russia's war in Ukraine.

1 month ago·India
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Finland, Sweden sign to join NATO but need ratification

NATO's 30 allies signed an accession protocol for Finland and Sweden on Tuesday, allowing them to join the nuclear-armed alliance once parliaments ratify the decision, the most significant expansion of the alliance since the 1990s.

1 month ago·United Kingdom
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CBC News

Canada is 1st country to ratify requests from Sweden and Finland to join NATO

Finnish and Swedish ambassadors submitted official letters of application to NATO on May 18.

1 month ago·Canada
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CTV News

NATO nations sign accession protocols for Sweden, Finland

The 30 NATO allies signed off on the accession protocols for Sweden and Finland on Tuesday, sending the membership bids of the two nations to the alliance capitals for legislative approvals.

1 month ago·Toronto, Canada
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The Independent

Finland and Sweden one step closer to Nato membership after protocol signed

‘This is truly an historic moment’, Nato secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg said

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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