Tag: Finland Sweden NATO

‘Our Decision Was Made on February 24’

 

“Our decision was made on February 24”, is a quote from a former Finnish Prime Minister. The date that Russia invaded Ukraine. Sweden will probably make the same decision in the weeks or days to come. 76% of respondents to the last poll taken in Finland approved joining NATO.

Since 2014 Finland has been increasing their defense spending to 1.96% of their GDP. NATO has set a goal of two percent for NATO nations.

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One of Putin’s non-negotiable demands was that Ukraine must be demilitarized. That is now a moot point with the Russian invasion of Ukraine. If Russia is successful and can actually hold the entire Ukraine for any length of time one wonders if the demand will be repeated. Perhaps at some point Putin will demand that […]

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