This was stated by British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss upon her arrival at the meeting of Foreign Ministers of the countries of the North Atlantic Alliance. The event takes place on Sunday, May 15, in Berlin.
“It is important that we focus on a global NATO,” Truss said. The minister explained that while protecting Euro-Atlantic security, it is also important to pay attention to security in the Indo-Pacific region, reports TASS.
In addition, the head of the British Foreign Office expressed “strong support” for Finland and Sweden to join the Alliance. She added that they are working closely “with Ukrainians, Poles and others” in order to ensure that Ukraine will have weapons that meet NATO standards.
The meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the countries of the North Atlantic Alliance in Berlin is taking place on May 14-15. It is informal.
The question of membership of Sweden and Finland in NATO is most likely will be resolved positively if the relevant applications from these countries still arrive. This statement was made on Sunday, May 15, before an informal meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers in Berlin, the Deputy Secretary General of the North Atlantic Alliance.