Sweden, Finland hold talks in Turkey over NATO membership | Russia-Ukraine war News

The two Nordic nations seek to overcome Turkey’s objections to their bids to join the military alliance. Senior officials from Sweden and Finland have met with Turkish counterparts in Ankara in an effort to overcome Turkey’s objections to the Nordic nations’ bids to join NATO. Sweden and Finland submitted their written applications to join NATO … Read more

Delegations from Sweden, Finland hold NATO talks in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Senior officials from Sweden and Finland held some five hours of talks with Turkish counterparts in Ankara on Wednesday in an effort to overcome Turkey’s strong objections to the Nordic nations’ bids to join NATO. Sweden and Finland submitted their written applications to join NATO last week. The move represents one … Read more

After 3 months of war in Ukraine, what's next? | The Stream – Al Jazeera English

After 3 months of war in Ukraine, what’s next? | The Stream  Al Jazeera English After 3 months, Russia still bogged down in Ukraine war  The Associated Press Analysis | The 5-Minute Fix: The war in Ukraine, three months on  The Washington Post Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been ‘slow and unsuccessful,’ Pentagon says  Yahoo News View Full Coverage … Read more

Sweden and Finland both formally submit requests to join NATO as Russia threatens "countermeasure… – CBS News

Sweden and Finland both formally submit requests to join NATO as Russia threatens “countermeasure…  CBS News Will Turkey block Finland and Sweden from becoming NATO members?  Al Jazeera English Sen. Klobuchar Says It’s Important Sweden, Finland Join NATO  CBS Minnesota Schumer, McConnell pressing administration to rush paperwork on Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership  The Hill View Full Coverage on … Read more

Schumer, McConnell pressing administration to rush paperwork on Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) plan to present a resolution that will press the Biden administration to rush the paperwork for Finland and Sweden to join NATO.  In the resolution text, first obtained by Politico, both Senate leaders note the roles played by the Nordic countries in organizations … Read more