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Erdogan warns Sweden, Finland’s NATO membership will take a long time


The Turkish Parliament will not consider the proposal to approve applications for accession to the North Atlantic Alliance if Sweden and Finland do not fulfill their obligations. This was stated by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose words were quoted. DEA News”.

“This is a long process, we will monitor the implementation of the guarantees and guarantees given to us. We will not send it to Parliament in case of non-compliance. [предложение о ратификации]”, – The Turkish president, at a press conference after the summit in Madrid, urged these countries not to “disturb” if they do not fulfill their obligations.

Turkey warranties received Sweden will extradite 73 members of the banned Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Also Sweden from 1 July 2022 agreed to toughen the law Regarding terrorist crimes within the framework of the agreement reached with Turkey

28 June NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg saidHe said that after the meeting in Madrid, the delegations of Turkey, Sweden and Finland signed a joint memorandum of understanding and that Ankara is now ready to support the participation of these countries in the alliance. Helsinki and Stockholm pledged to take into account Ankara’s security and counter-terrorism concerns. According to Stoltenberg, on 29 June Finland and Sweden will be formally invited to join the alliance.

Source: Gazeta



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