Ukraine Moving Forward With NATO Application

Objectivity 4.8 | Credibility 4.8 | Relevance 5.0

In response to Russia annexing 4 Ukrainian regions, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that Ukraine will “accelerate” its application to join NATO. In remarks after Russian President Vladimir Putin signed documents annexing the Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, and Kherson regions of Ukraine, Zelenskyy said that Ukraine was a “compatible” candidate for NATO. Zelenskyy further remarked, “We trust each other, we help each other, and we protect each other. This is the alliance.”