President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, an occasional collaborator with Russia, initially opposed admission of Finland and Sweden. His concerns included the presence in Scandinavia of the Kurdistan ...
NATO ally Turkey lifted its veto over Finland and Sweden’s bid to join the Western alliance in June after weeks of tense negotiations where Ankara accused the two Nordic countries of harboring ...
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey can still “freeze” Sweden and Finland’s membership in NATO unless the two countries take steps that meet Ankara’s security demands, Turkish President Recep ...
‘Won't approve': Turkish Prez on Finland ... will not approve Sweden and Finland's bid to join the US-led military alliance NATO. In a news conference, Erdogan said Turkey would not approve ...
According to Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag, Ankara has not yet received any response from Stockholm and Helsinki to its requests for the extradition of persons involved in terrorist activities ...
ANKARA, August 8. /TASS/. Turkey will not support the membership of Finland and Sweden in NATO until both countries fulfill their obligations to fight terrorist organizations, the country’s ...
Criticizing Russian Vladimir Putins invasion of Ukraine, the US Senate delivered an overwhelming approval for Finland and ...
ANKARA — Turkey will freeze Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership bids if the Nordic countries do not keep promises on counter-terrorism made last month, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday ...