Stoltenberg appeals to Türkiye and Hungary for membership of Sweden and Finland

Jens Stoltenberg, NATO Secretary General

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# 07 March 2023 17:12 (UTC +04:00)

"I have seen information regarding Hungarian parliamentarians' visit to Sweden. They give positive messages and promote ratification," said Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at joint press conference held with President of Albania, APA reports.

"Of course, we have long way to go, however we are making progress. It is the fastes ratification process in modern history of NATO. 28 countries have already ratified (NATO membership of Sweden and Finland-ed.). I hope and appeal that the remaining two countries to complete this process as soon as possible.Hungarian Parliament stressed that they will ratify it at the end of March. I believe that we are approaching the ratification process in Hungary," Stoltenberg stressed.

Secretary General added that he will visit Sweden.