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Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know right now

Business Day 20 May 2022
* US President Joe Biden met the leaders of Sweden and Finland on Thursday after the nations set aside their long-standing neutrality and moved to join the Nato alliance in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine ... Minister Sanna Marin told an Italian newspaper in an interview.
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Italy supports Finland-Sweden NATO bid: PM

People Daily 19 May 2022
Finland and Sweden, both members of the European Union (EU), formally applied for NATO membership on Wednesday ... Marin's visit to Rome was part of a broad push for membership for Finland and Sweden. In her remarks, Marin said that NATO membership was the "best security guarantee for Finland and for Sweden at this point.".
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PM: Finland, Sweden want to join NATO 'as soon as possible'

Middle East Monitor 19 May 2022
Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin said yesterday that her country and neighbouring Sweden want to join NATO "as soon as possible" ... Marin said a fast ...
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NATO does not plan nuclear arms or bases in Finland, PM tells paper

Metro USA 19 May 2022
Finland and Sweden formally ... Italy strongly supports Finland’s and Sweden’s application to join NATO and is willing to speed up any internal procedures for the two countries to join the alliance as soon as possible, Draghi said on Wednesday after meeting with Marin.
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No nuclear arms or NATO bases on Finland’s soil, PM tells paper

Metro USA 19 May 2022
Finland and Sweden formally ... Italy strongly supports Finland’s and Sweden’s application to join NATO and is willing to speed up any internal procedures for the two countries to join the alliance as soon as possible, Draghi said on Wednesday after meeting with Marin.
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NATO has no interest in placing nuclear weapons in Finland, PM says

Anadolu Agency 19 May 2022
... a day after Marin’s visit to Rome ... Italy firmly supports Finland’s and Sweden’s application to join NATO and is willing to speed up any formal procedures for the two countries to join the alliance, Italy’s premier said on Wednesday after meeting Marin.
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No nuclear arms or NATO bases on Finland's soil, PM tells paper

Reuters 19 May 2022
Finland and Sweden formally ... Italy strongly supports Finland's and Sweden's application to join NATO and is willing to speed up any internal procedures for the two countries to join the alliance as soon as possible, Draghi said on Wednesday after meeting with Marin.
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LIVE: World News Today - Ukraine war could soon cause global food crisis that may ...

Independent online (SA) 19 May 2022
Turkey informs Nato that it says no to membership of Sweden, Finland in Alliance ... Biden to meet leaders of Finland, Sweden on Nato expansion ... – Former Sweden Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, right and Finland's new Prime Minister Sanna Marin take part in a press conference, at the Harpsund government's representation residence, in Harpsund, Sweden.
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World News Today - Could US baby formula shortage hit South Africa?

Independent online (SA) 19 May 2022
Turkey informs Nato that it says no to membership of Sweden, Finland in Alliance ... Biden to meet leaders of Finland, Sweden on Nato expansion ... – Former Sweden Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, right and Finland's new Prime Minister Sanna Marin take part in a press conference, at the Harpsund government's representation residence, in Harpsund, Sweden.
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LIVE: World News Today - Could US baby formula shortage hit South Africa?

Independent online (SA) 19 May 2022
Turkey informs Nato that it says no to membership of Sweden, Finland in Alliance ... Biden to meet leaders of Finland, Sweden on Nato expansion ... – Former Sweden Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, right and Finland's new Prime Minister Sanna Marin take part in a press conference, at the Harpsund government's representation residence, in Harpsund, Sweden.
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President Biden prepares to meet Finland and Sweden's leaders after offering strong support for the ...

The Daily Mail 19 May 2022
Joe Biden will today meet the leaders of Finland and Sweden in Washington after the two countries officially applied to join NATO ... Prime Ministers Sanna Marin, of Finland, and Magdalena Andersson, of Sweden, were quick to signal their intention to join the alliance - though were concerned Russia could launch some kind of attack in retaliation.
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Russia suffers series of military, economic, diplomatic defeats

Al Jazeera 19 May 2022
On May 12, Finland’s President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin said in a joint statement that “Finland must apply for NATO membership without delay”. Sweden followed Finland’s lead three days later ... Putin was forced into a diplomatic retreat on the issue of Finland and Sweden joining NATO.
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Addition of Finland and Sweden to NATO would strengthen Arctic security, improve US training, military officials say

Stars and Stripes 18 May 2022
WASHINGTON — Navy and Marine Corps officials said Wednesday that the potential inclusion of Finland and Sweden in the NATO alliance would boost U.S ... “I look forward to the prospect of Sweden and Finland joining NATO,” Navy Secretary Carlos Del Toro told the House Appropriations Committee during a hearing on the Navy’s budget.
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Italy strongly backs Finland, Sweden bids to join NATO – PM

Metro USA 18 May 2022
... Marin in Rome. Finland and Sweden formally applied to join the NATO alliance on Wednesday, a decision spurred by Russia’s Feb ... Marin told reporters a fast ratification of membership would be the “best security guarantee for Finland and for Sweden at this stage”.
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Finland, Sweden Apply To Join NATO

Radio Free Europe 18 May 2022
"I warmly welcome the requests by Finland and Sweden to join NATO ... Lawmakers voted 188-8 in favor of the proposal put forward by Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin, which came hours after neighboring Sweden signed a formal request to become a member of the Western alliance.

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