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The Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs expresses the belief that there will be an agreement for Turkey’s approval of Sweden and Finland’s accession to NATO at the latest before the Alliance’s summit in Vilnius. “If this does not happen, it will be a failure not only in terms of image but also in terms of trust in the Alliance as a whole,” Zbigniew Rau said in Stockholm. The Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs has been in Sweden on an official two-day visit since Thursday. Zbigniew Rau emphasized during a joint press conference on Friday after meeting with the head of…

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey stated that Sweden will not be permitted to join NATO as long as it permits the burning of the Koran. The accession bid from Finland, on the other hand, is seen favorably in Ankara, he noted. In order for the Nordic countries to join the alliance, Turkey is currently the final deciding vote. https://twitter.com/gchahal/status/1620782330314113024

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Paludan’s burning of the Qur’an in front of the Turkish Embassy in Sweden and then the burning the Qur’an on Friday in Denmark were condemned in many countries, especially Turkey.After this action, allegations were made that Russia financed Paludan to prevent Sweden from joining NATO. It was revealed that the journalist, who funded Paludan’s effort in Stockholm and paid 300 crowns, had worked for Rossiya Today, a Kremlin-linked media organization, in the past. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated that after the action of Paludan, who has Danish and Swedish citizenship, they would not support Sweden’s membership in NATO under these…

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Residents of Kabul, Ghazni, Panjshir, Ghor, Baghlan, Laghman, Balkh, Badghis, and several other provinces province protested against the burning of a copy of the Quran by a politician in Sweden. https://twitter.com/gchahal/status/1619009753619005440?s=20&t=TQDR6tRxXtealqXEAV_oDw A Danish-Swedish far-right extremist known for spreading anti-Muslim hatred burned a copy of the Holy Quran in front of the Turkish embassy in Stockholm on January 21 under the protection of Swedish police.

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Relations between Turkey and Sweden are still tense. A statement came from Sweden regarding the last provocation. Swedish Defense Minister Pal Jonson made a statement in English from his official social media account.In his statement, Minister Jonson said, “I met with my Turkish counterpart, Hulusi Akar, at the US military base in Ramstein, Germany. We decided to postpone the meeting we planned to hold in Ankara until later. Our relations with Turkey are significant for Sweden, and we look forward to continuing the dialogue on common security and defense issues later.” Turkish Defense Minister Akar said, “At this point, the…

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On Tuesday, the official Twitter page of the Russian Embassy in Sweden published a map on which Crimea is marked as the territory of Ukraine. The Russian Embassy pushed out a map illustrating how Europe’s energy prices are suffering because of sanctions against Russia. The map shows Ukraine with its internationally recognised borders, including Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk, Kherson and Zaporizhzhia, all areas of Ukraine that the Russian Federation claims to have annexed. Read Latest News. Watch Latest News On BNN YouTube Channel.

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Last night, as the tension between Turkey and Sweden was rising, President Erdogan’s statement, “We said we need to hand over 130 terrorists to us. Unfortunately, they couldn’t,” a message came from Finland. Tensions between Sweden and Turkey, which are trying to join NATO with Finland after Russia attacked Ukraine, do not subside. In Sweden, where Turkey objected to the membership process because “it did not cooperate enough in the fight against terrorism” in the past months, tensions increased every minute when the supporters of the terrorist organization organized an action with a model resembling President Erdoğan. Swedish Prime Minister…

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