Sweden and Finland Announce Bid to Join NATO

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Biden will meet with the president of Finland and prime minister of Sweden after both nations have begun processing formal applications for NATO membership. Finland’s parliament voted in favor of requesting NATO membership, and Sweden’s President announced that her nation would begin the application process to join the alliance. Russian president Vladimir Putin said after the announcement that the expansion of NATO would provoke a response.