Index – Abroad – Erdogan: Sweden will receive a shock

“We can give a different message regarding Finland.” When they do this, “Sweden will get a shock,” the head of state said on Sunday at an event held in Vezirhan, northwestern Turkey. At the same time, he warned Helsinki that it should not make the same mistake as Stockholm. Relations between Turkey and Sweden soured … Read more

NATO membership: Finland ensures to remain cold to Erdogan’s overtures

HELSINKI: Despite overtures from Turkey, Finland assured Monday that it would not wish to join NATO without its neighbor Sweden, with whom it still hopes to join before the next summit of the alliance in July. The strong diplomatic tensions between Stockholm and Ankara in recent weeks, caused by several incidents including a burned Koran … Read more

Turkey may respond ‘differently’ to Finland and Sweden’s NATO candidacies: Erdogan

Par : LIANG Chen| Key words :| Updated on 30-01-2023 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey might respond “differently” to Finland’s and Sweden’s NATO bids, and that its response might “shock” Sweden, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. “If necessary, we could give a different response to Finland. Sweden would … Read more

Turkey wants to admit Finland to NATO, but is stricter on Sweden | Abroad

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hinted on Sunday that he would welcome Finland to NATO. This invitation does not apply to Sweden. “If necessary, we will send a different message to Finland. It will be a shock to Sweden if we do that,” said the Turkish leader about a possible candidacy of both countries. Erdogan … Read more

It’s not about the Koran, this is the reason Erdogan refuses Sweden to join NATO

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said for the first time on Sunday (29/1/2023) that Ankara could accept Finland into NATO without its Nordic neighbor Sweden. Erdogan’s comments came during a televised meeting days after Ankara suspended NATO accession talks with the two countries. His decision threatens NATO’s hopes of expanding the … Read more

Erdogan, Turkey could approve Finland in NATO – Last Hour

(ANSA) – ANKARA, JAN 29 – Turkey could approve Finland’s candidacy for NATO. This was announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Turkish president, during a meeting with young people, hinted that Turkey could give the go-ahead for Finland to join NATO, without doing the same for Sweden, with which there are more marked … Read more

Ukraine Russia Online: Turkey could approve NATO entry for Finland without Sweden

Accelerated talks underway between Ukraine and its allies on Ukraine’s demands for long-range missileswhich, according to Kyiv, are necessary to prevent Russia from destroying Ukrainian cities. This was stated by the adviser to the Ukrainian president, Mychajlo Podoľak. Ukraine has received promises of Western battle tank supplies and is now scrambling to acquire fighter jets … Read more

Turkey has fewer reservations about Finland joining NATO

Turkey has fewer reservations about Finland joining NATO than in the case of Sweden, said the head of Turkish diplomacy Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, according to whom, however, Helsinki did not officially request that the Finnish request be evaluated independently of the Swedish one. Turkish officials have sharply criticized Sweden for demonstrations in which an activist burned … Read more

Zelensky alarms about Putin’s plans. “The Russians are preparing revenge”

Volodymyr Zelensky during a conference with the Finnish president, who was visiting Kyiv, he spoke about “Russia’s plans for the near future.” He explained that he had given his counterpart information regarding the enemy’s offensive plans. Zelensky: Russian leadership is preparing for revenge “It is obvious that the Russian leadership is preparing for revenge, gathering … Read more