March 4, 2024
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AFP
Tue, 2023-12-26 19:07

ISTANBUL: A key committee within the Turkish parliament on Tuesday permitted Sweden’s bid to affix NATO after months of delays, clearing one other hurdle within the Nordic nation’s accession course of within the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine final 12 months.
Sweden’s NATO bid had been stalled amid opposition from Turkiye and Hungary and not too long ago it was additional difficult after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan linked it to Ankara’s request for F-16 fighter jets from its ally the USA.

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NATO
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