FOREIGN POLICY

Linde says US would support possible Swedish Nato application

2:45 min
  • Sweden has been given assurances of support from the US if it were to apply to join Nato, according to Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde.

  • Linde was in Washington on Thursday for a meeting with US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken.

  • "Generally, there is a very positive view of Sweden and Finland becoming members of Nato - if Sweden and Finland were to make such a decision. Then they are prepared to support that in different ways," she said.