In the parliamentary vote, Social Democratic Party (SPD), Greens, Free Democratic Party (FDP), Christian Unity Parties (CDU-CSU) and Alternative Party for Germany (AfD) gave full reinforcement to the NATO membership of Sweden and Finland, while the Left Party (Die Linke) ) opposed the law on the ratification of the protocol.
“FINLAND AND SWEDEN DESERVE SUPPLEMENT”
German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht stated that the step taken by Finland and Sweden is valuable and true, and it deserves a basis, and said:
“NATO’s northern and eastern wings are gaining decisive power. With the admission of Finland and Sweden to NATO, we strengthen freedom and democracy. Participation not only increases the alliance, but also increases solidarity and unity in Europe and the transatlantic. Thus, it deters those who want to break this unity.”
State Minister Tobias Lindner at the German Foreign Ministry said: “The planned participation of Finland and Sweden in the North Atlantic Defense Alliance, given the shocks we and our partners have experienced in Europe and the world as a result of Russia’s war against Ukraine, ” Today we are strengthening NATO’s democratic costs,” he said.
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