In NATO’s Newest Member, ‘Total Defense’ Includes Teens and Retirees

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Sweden's NATO Accession


“It’s a step-change for NATO deterrence and defense,” said Oana Lungescu, a distinguished fellow at British think tank the Royal United Services Institute and a former NATO spokeswoman, of the Nordic duo joining. “It’s a strategic surprise and totally against what Russia had in mind.”