Scholz is convinced that Sweden and Finland will join NATO

Olaf Scholz and Mark Rutte
Olaf Scholz and Mark Rutte / Photo: EPA-EFE / LEX VAN LIESHOUT

"I am convinced that Sweden and Finland will succeed in joining NATO and Germany is doing everything possible to make that happen," the German chancellor said today. Olaf Scholz during a visit to the Netherlands.

"Everyone wants Sweden and Finland to become members quickly, so I am convinced that we will be able to make a joint decision," Scholz told a news conference with his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte.

The chancellor reiterated that Germany welcomes the candidacies of the Nordic countries and added that there is an impression that many other countries share his opinion, according to British media.

Source: MIA

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