Sweden and Finland Are Joining NATO: A Good Move for the Alliance?

The latest news out of Europe has it that Turkey has lifted its objection to Finnish and Swedish membership in NATO, a.k.a. the Atlantic Alliance. NATO makes decisions on the principle of unanimity, meaning the Turkish government could blockade the two new applicants because it claims they’re soft on Kurdish separatism. Evidently, Ankara extracted enough … Continue reading Sweden and Finland Are Joining NATO: A Good Move for the Alliance?