What Sweden brings to NATO

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Sweden NATO Accession


As put by Neil Melvin from London's Royal United Services Institute think tank, Sweden's decision to join NATO "overturns a position of neutrality and military non-alignment that stretches back to the Napoleonic period … Sweden’s membership of the alliance alongside Finland, which was triggered by Moscow’s decision to invade Ukraine, is part of a transformation of northern Europe into a NATO bastion. "