Sweden has now adopted Finland as they’ve formally confirmed that they’re to hitch NATO and acknowledged the potential dangers from Russia.
Sweden’s Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson admitted there are potential dangers for her nation by becoming a member of NATO and stated it’s “as much as Russia and president Putin” in the event that they need to retaliate.
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In a information convention she stated on Sunday night, “The choice we’ve taken as a celebration is what we expect is greatest for Sweden and for Sweden’s safety.
“It’s not one thing in opposition to Russia, however it’s what we expect is greatest for us.
“What sort of retaliation will there be? That’s as much as Russia and president Putin.
“However we expect there could possibly be the opportunity of cyber assaults or hybrid assaults and different measures.
“However that’s all as much as them.”
Andersson added, “If we and Finland apply for membership then after all there can be a dialogue with all member international locations of NATO on completely different ranges.
“I stay up for having a detailed dialogue with all NATO member international locations, together with Turkey.”
The Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated on Friday that he doesn’t take a “constructive view” of the enlargement of NATO regardless of Turkey being a member of the Alliance.